Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
What Aircraft Was I In?  
User currently offlinePilatus From Switzerland, joined Aug 1999, 185 posts, RR: 1
Posted (12 years 1 month 14 hours ago) and read 1744 times:

I don't know if it is still possible to find out what aircraft I was in 22 years ago?

I really wonder, because this was my first flight ever, and all I know is that it was a DC-8 (Swissair) from Zurich to Dhahran (Saudi Arabia) in February 1980.

-Was it a DC-8-60?

-If I can find out the exact day when I flew, is it possible to find out the
registration as well?

That would be very interesting.

4 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineBravo45 From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 2165 posts, RR: 11
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 9 hours ago) and read 1638 times:

Rememberign the exact time and date together witht he flightnumber just might help. Although I am not aware of anywhere that you can find the info, but I don't think that it will be impossible.

User currently offlineTimz From United States of America, joined Sep 1999, 6839 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 8 hours ago) and read 1597 times:

According to Exxon Fleets, Swissair's DC-8s were then all -62s.

User currently offlineIMissPiedmont From United States of America, joined May 2001, 6296 posts, RR: 33
Reply 3, posted (12 years 1 month ago) and read 1523 times:

The possibles are as follows,
HB-IDE/-IDF/-IDG/-IDH/-IDI/-IDK and -IDL. all were -62s. HB-IDH was a -62CF. Did it by chance have a cargo door?



Damn, this website is getting worse daily.
User currently offlinePilatus From Switzerland, joined Aug 1999, 185 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (12 years 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 1506 times:

Thanks for the replies.
So at least I can be sure it was a DC-8-62. If it had a Cargo door I don't remember, I was too young at that time and I don't know anybody who'd remember that.

Looks like a difficult question.


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
What Aircraft Was Used In ConAir posted Tue Jun 25 2002 00:11:56 by BR715-A1-30
What Aircraft Was The First Painted In TWAs Livery posted Sat Feb 10 2001 00:39:05 by Scaredflyer21
"Final Assembly Of This Aircraft Was In..." posted Tue Feb 1 2005 22:34:34 by SafetyDude
What Aircraft Was LH498 Today? posted Sun Jan 4 2004 00:00:49 by Dazed767
What Aircraft Was This? posted Wed Jun 18 2003 21:37:32 by Contrails
Need Help Please: What Airplane I Was In? posted Thu Jul 25 2002 05:58:39 by Jgore
What Aircraft Was I On? posted Mon Jan 7 2002 23:10:34 by Cba
What Aircraft Was It? posted Fri Dec 8 2000 21:06:33 by 340300
What Aircraft Not In Production...... posted Fri Aug 18 2000 07:21:41 by C72
What Type Of BA Aircraft Was Diverted To Halifax? posted Wed Sep 27 2006 15:06:36 by Bmacleod