hugo
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Air India 747

Thu Nov 09, 2000 9:25 am

Does anybody know the registration of the Air India 747 lost off Newfoundland a few years ago? Other information will also be appreciated. Thanks
 
northstardc4m
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RE: Air India 747

Thu Nov 09, 2000 9:33 am

it was VT-EFO, Kanishka
the fight number was 182

And it was nearer to Ireland, in 1985

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B747-437B
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RE: Air India 747

Thu Nov 09, 2000 1:54 pm

AI has lost 3 747s over the years :

VT-EBD in 1978 at BOM
VT-EFO in 1985 over the Atlantic
VT-EBO in 1992 at DEL
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