was a six-passenger monoplane built by the Lockheed company starting in 1927. It became famous for its use by a number of record-breaking pilots who were attracted to the rugged and very long-range design.
The interesting fact is that Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly the Atlantic single-handed in one
. Also, Wiley Post flew his around the world twice.
This is John Magoffin's rare 1933 DL-1 series Lockheed Vega (DL stands for "Detroit Lockheed") and is the only one left of the 9 built with a metal fuselage.
This post restoration flight took place on the 110 anniversary of the Wright brother's first flight. Take a look!