DOUGLAS C-133 CARGOMASTER

C-133 SERVICE

Manufacturer: The Douglas Aircraft Co. Inc., Santa Monica, California, USA
Models: Model 1333, 1430
Designation: C-133
Name: Cargomaster
First official flight: (C-133A) 23/04/1956
Factory production period: 1955 - 1961
Primary service period: 1958 - 1971
Last official flight: (C-133B) 1971

C-133 VARIANTS

1956 Model 1333 C-133A 35  
1959 Model 1430 C-133B 15

Grand Total: 50

C-133 PRODUCTION

C-133A
Strategic 4-engined, turboprop, heavy transport.
Last 3 with clamshell doors.
Produced 1955 - 1959

Douglas Long Beach, California (DL)

54-135 / 54-146  44705 / 44716  
56-1998 / 56-2007 45163 / 45172  
56-2008 / 56-2014 45245 / 45251  
57-1610 / 56-1615 45507 / 45512

Total: 35

C-133B
As C-133A, engine upgrade, clamshell doors.
Produced 1959 - 1961

Douglas Long Beach, California (DL)

59-0522 / 59-0536 45573 / 45587

Total: 15

 

Grand Total: 50

C-133 CONVERSIONS

- No military conversions, retired due to fatigue problems.
- Some later sold on civil market as cargo transports etc.

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