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I think this may be an Avro Avian. Wikipedia has a few different illustrations of this (more on Commons) but several types have the pronounced bump of an intake over the propellor; in particular, this 1933 photo of Hélène Boucher is an almost perfect match (shown below). Agence de presse Mondial Photo-Presse, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons I was able ...


From below, the Y-20 and C-17 are near identical. Y-20 from C-17 from Ramstein AB (USAFE) being a short hop from Frankfurt, that would be the logical conclusion.

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