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Picture of the Convair 990A (30A-5) aircraft

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More: American Airlines
More: Convair 990A (30A-5)
More: Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW)
More: USA - Michigan, September 1966
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N5609 (cn 30-10-21) A 990 climbs out of DTW. Photo taken by my great uncle and scanned from a slide.
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A visitor from - posted Fri February 18, 2011:
Civilian J-79 Turbojets....as used on the F-104 Starfighter....made this baby wicked fast. I wonder if anyone ever barrel-rolled one for grins?

A visitor from Brazil posted Fri December 18, 2009:
The Convair 990 always looked a fast jetliner ! Great photo !

A visitor from United States posted Sun March 15, 2009:
The astrojet designation was so cool, the sheer imagination and style of early 60's airline culture is so missed. a dream world past.

A visitor from United States posted Mon October 6, 2008:
This is a great picture, although I wish it could have been full view of the CV990. It takes one back to the golden age of the airlines.

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