Aviation Photo #0445436 McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (DC-9-82) - American Airlines

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Something I have never seen before, this AA MD82 pushed back from the gate under its own power, or more specifically, as you can see, with reverse thrusters delpoyed. It was loud! Apparently, this was normal practice in the busier days of the hub and spoke operation, and is still sometimes allowed!!!
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    Andrew Hunt
    American Airlines
    McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (DC-9-82)
    McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (DC-9-80)
    McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (DC-9-80)
    McDonnell Douglas
    49798
    1651
    N70504
    Dallas / Fort Worth - International (Regional)
    Texas
    USA
    September 10, 2003
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