CNN Rides EAA’s Ford Tri-Motor

CNN Rides EAA’s Ford Tri-Motor

They call this airplane a time machine.

At nearly 90 years old, Ford Tri-Motors are museum pieces. They’re the world’s first all-metal, multi-engine commercial airliners.

Really, it’s hard to believe they still let these things fly. They’re too historic.  But the so-called Tin Goose was flying at last week’s aviation festival at Oshkosh, Wisconsin, so, as an aviation buff, I had to get aboard.

For the complete story by Thom Patterson of CNN, click here.

Updated: July 29, 2015 — 12:44 AM
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