The Space Shuttle Cafe is built from the fuselage of a Douglas DC-3, an aircraft whose speed and range revolutionized air transport in the 1930s and 1940s. Its lasting
impact on the airline industry and World War II makes it one of the most significant transport aircraft ever made. Many DC-3s are still used in all parts of the world.
Total production of the DC-3 was 16,079. More than 400 remained in commercial service in 1998. During World War II, many civilian DC-3s were drafted for the war effort and
just over 10,000 US military versions of the DC-3 were built, under the designations C-47, C-53, R4D, and Dakota. December 17, 2010, marks the 75th anniversary of the
DC-3's first flight, and the common saying among aviation buffs and pilots is that "the only replacement for a DC-3 is another DC-3." The aircraft's legendary
ruggedness is enshrined in the lighthearted description of the DC-3 as "a collection of parts flying in loose formation." The Space Shuttle Cafe comes from good
Fully self-contained, Extremely unique and original (most unique food service vehicle on the planet!), Attracts lots of attention, Saves a piece of aviation history, Can
be mobile or stationary.
** THE SPACE SHUTTLE CAFE CAN BE EASILY MODIFIED FOR OTHER NON FOOD USE! **
The Space Shuttle is for sale. Please contact owners for more information at (805) 377-0395 or eMail: firstname.lastname@example.org