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Detailed Aircraft Histories

Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:15 am

where do you all find the information to write these extremely detailed aircraft histories. i wish more photographers did so. here is an example of what i'm talking about:

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N578FE (cn 48458/449) Del. 03/27/1991 to GATX Leasing as N489GX, ex N311MD. The aircraft was operated by World Airways for a number of years and was sub-leased to numerous airlines which included Garuda Indonesian Airlines, Ghana Airways, and City Bird all as N280WA. The aircraft also operated with China Airlines as N489GX. Bought by Fed Ex in April 2001 the aircraft was converted into a freighter and is seen departing LAX on a recent January morning.

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RE: Detailed Aircraft Histories

Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:22 am

Might seem like a simple answer, but searching for the reg in google can bring up tons of info.

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RE: Detailed Aircraft Histories

Wed Jan 28, 2004 12:22 am

You can find the info in Production Lists.
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RE: Detailed Aircraft Histories

Wed Jan 28, 2004 2:13 am


Thank you very much.

I get the information from production list books that I have. I keep detailed production lists on my website and these books are an enormous help to me.

If you get some time take a peek at my website:

Thanks again and take care.


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