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Qantas Longreach 747 Museum

Mon Dec 06, 2004 10:31 pm

Is it true Qantas built a special parking stand with supports for the undercarriage of the 747?
Was it an expensive exercise?
 
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RE: Qantas Longreach 747 Museum

Tue Dec 07, 2004 9:32 am

You could probably get an answer by emailing the folks at the Qantas Founders Outback Museum - there's a contact email address at the bottom of the page.

I was lucky enough to be at Longreach when the 747 came in, and there was certainly a parking stand for it - but I can't recall if it was specifically built for VH-EBQ, or if it was already there.

If you want more info, here is the thread I started at the time:

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/966260

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