National Geographic : 1944 Aug
Cit From the Cavernous Depths of a Big CG-13A Glider Chugs a Jeep; Troopers Sprint from Side Doors-Laurinburg-Maxton Army Air Base This newest Army glider has seats for 30 fully equipped soldiers. It weighs more than four tons and can carry a pay load greater than itsown weight. Hydraulic power lifts the big nose. Controls and seats for pilot and co-pilot are built into the nose and rise out ofthe way with it.