Convair CV-240
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3/16/1947: First Flight of the Convair CV-240

Today in Aviation, the Convair CV-240, the first pressurized, twin-engined airliner, took to the skies for the first time in 1947. The type was a revised design that had a longer but thinner fuselage than the Model 110, accommodating 40 passengers.

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Today in Aviation

Today in Aviation: First Flight of the Convair CV-240

Today in Aviation, the Convair CV-240, the first pressurized, twin-engined airliner, took to the skies for the first time in 1947.

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