The Legendary DC-3 – Around the World

Exactly seventy-seven years to the day since its first flight. Between March and September 2017, the DC-3 HB-IRJ undertook a great world tour. A new accomplishment for this legendary airplane that has marked the history of aviation forever. Highlights of this epic journey have been captured in stunning images by world-renowned aviation photographer Katsuhiko Tokunaga. You will find a fine selection of these superb photographs in this book, commented by the protagonists of this incredible adventure.


One of the main objectives of the Breitling DC-3 World Tour and pilot-owner Francisco Agullo and his team was to promote aviation heritage and to introduce young generations to the legendary DC-3. That is why the world’s most famous aviation photographer, Katsuhiko Tokunaga, was invited to capture this epic journey in stunning images. An extensive selection of this unique footage has been compiled in this special edition and commented by the protagonists of this incredible adventure.