drexotica
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Another Movie Prop At Heathrow?

Fri Aug 04, 2006 1:58 am

This is an interesting one (I could not find a previous reference to this in the forum archives). The attached url points to a google maps image of a plane that resembles a DC-10 with its wings clipped just beyond the pylons, and its tail shortened considerably.

Strange plane


Does anyone know the story behind this?
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litz
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RE: Another Movie Prop At Heathrow?

Fri Aug 04, 2006 2:08 am

I imagine that's the fire trainer ... here's what it looks like from the ground :



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TVNWZ
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RE: Another Movie Prop At Heathrow?

Fri Aug 04, 2006 2:09 am

Looks like one of those fire training mockups to me...

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