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User currently offlineJetlink145 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 4 months 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 1215 times:

I have been wondering what msn/ln means. It is on the Photo News below the pics. where it tells the info. on the aircraft. If anyone knows please inform me.
Thank You.


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User currently offlineL1011 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 1650 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (13 years 4 months 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 1190 times:
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It means "manufacturer's serial number." Sometimes it is called the construction number.

Bob Bradley
Richmond, VA

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User currently offlineDL_Mech From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 1907 posts, RR: 9
Reply 2, posted (13 years 4 months 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1156 times:

ln stands for "line number" which is the # that the a/c came off the production line. So, MSN 56423/244 would be the 244th a/c off the production line.

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