GulfstreamGuy From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 647 posts, RR: 1 Posted (12 years 1 month 2 weeks 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 3341 times:
I was just in CUN a few weeks ago and I saw a DC-3 and two 727s that were gutted out. If anyone is going there could you maybe try to get a couple of shots of them or more info about them. It's sad to see 727s that way but it's part of their life. Thanks
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Rampmike From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 41 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (11 years 9 months 1 week 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 3234 times:
Gulf, I know exactly what you are talking about, Saw them there during spring break last year and this august, im heading back in early april, so i might have a chance on departure from CUN to get a shot if i am on the right side of the 738
Airlinelover From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 5580 posts, RR: 21
Reply 4, posted (11 years 8 months 2 weeks 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 3191 times:
GulfstreamGuy, That is an old maintenance yard used for various purposes. Sometimes also used for firefighter training. I had formed a friendship with one of the main CUN rampers who spoke good english, and I was supposed to take a ride with him over to that area on my last trip to CUN as a F/A, but my trip got changed.. I'd also love to see a close up of those planes..
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A340Spotter From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 1988 posts, RR: 21
Reply 5, posted (11 years 8 months 2 weeks 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 3191 times:
Was just there in CUN last week. One 727 is an ex Allegro one, XA-TLZ from my notes, one 727 is an ex AeroExo one that has been there for years (seen there in 1994 I think when it was just parked). No reg visible. Saw the DC3 behind the AeroExo 727 but didn't get a good look at it reg-wise.
Hope the info helps.
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