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User currently offlineCancidas From Poland, joined Jul 2003, 4112 posts, RR: 10
Posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1237 times:

where do you all find the information to write these extremely detailed aircraft histories. i wish more photographers did so. here is an example of what i'm talking about:

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N578FE (cn 48458/449) Del. 03/27/1991 to GATX Leasing as N489GX, ex N311MD. The aircraft was operated by World Airways for a number of years and was sub-leased to numerous airlines which included Garuda Indonesian Airlines, Ghana Airways, and City Bird all as N280WA. The aircraft also operated with China Airlines as N489GX. Bought by Fed Ex in April 2001 the aircraft was converted into a freighter and is seen departing LAX on a recent January morning.

kudos micheal!!

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User currently offlineTimdegroot From Netherlands, joined Apr 2002, 3680 posts, RR: 60
Reply 1, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 1229 times:
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Might seem like a simple answer, but searching for the reg in google can bring up tons of info.


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User currently offlineJan Mogren From Sweden, joined Dec 2000, 2043 posts, RR: 46
Reply 2, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 1229 times:

You can find the info in Production Lists.

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User currently offlineLGBGUY From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 1206 times:


Thank you very much.

I get the information from production list books that I have. I keep detailed production lists on my website and these books are an enormous help to me.

If you get some time take a peek at my website:


Thanks again and take care.


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