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Status Of Iraqi Airways Stored 747s?   
User currently offlinechieft From Germany, joined Jun 2005, 353 posts, RR: 0
Posted (2 years 12 months 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 2652 times:
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A longer time ago there was a thread about the 2 Iraqi 747s stored in Tunisia. It is a B747SP and the B747-270C YI-AGP.

Heard that the -200C was ferried to Uk about 2 years ago and that some work was done on them, but in the end they got not back into service. Has anybody an information wether the plane is still stored in UK? or was it a wrong information and it is still in Tunisia.

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User currently offlineviasa From Switzerland, joined Jun 2005, 1870 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (2 years 12 months 18 hours ago) and read 2222 times:

Quoting chieft (Thread starter):
Heard that the -200C was ferried to Uk about 2 years ago and that some work was done on them, but in the end they got not back into service.

Unfortunately that's not true. YI-AGP is still in Tozeur (TOE).

I've saw lot of pictures a while ago (I cant' remember on which website it was...).

User currently offlineIRISH251 From Ireland, joined Nov 2004, 964 posts, RR: 4
Reply 2, posted (2 years 12 months 18 hours ago) and read 2202 times:

Some pictures here:


User currently offlineSAAB900 From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2007, 487 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (2 years 12 months 17 hours ago) and read 2132 times:

There's also a Trip Report starting at Tozeur with some more photo's.
Sevenair UG 31: NOV/10: TOE-TUN: Y Cab (by abrelosojos Apr 9 2011 in Trip Reports)

Also stored in Tusinia close to the Lybian border are 2 B727's which are said to be ex Iraq Airways!


User currently offlinefanofjets From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 1963 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (2 years 12 months 10 hours ago) and read 1789 times:

Here's one lucky bird that got away; former YI-AGN is now 5-8106 with the Iran Air Force.

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Photo © Shahram Sharifi - Iranian Spotters

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