Douglas CC-129 Dakota at Cold Lake

Registration: 12959
Serial: 15196/26641
Type: Douglas CC-129 Dakota 4M (DC-3A-467)

NASARR Dakota "Pinocchio" of the Canadian Armed Forces, Cold Lake AFB. Several air forces, including the Belgian, German and Canadian had some Dakota’s modified to train future Starfighter pilots on the North American Search and Ranging Radar, which was housed in the pointed nose. Sister ship to Pinocchio in Canadian service was 12938 "Dolly’s Folly".

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