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More: British Airways
More: Boeing 747-136
More: London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL)
More: UK - England, March 30, 1978
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G-AWNA (cn 19761/23) A Pratt & Whitney JT-9D 5th pod installation ready to be fitted to the aircraft.
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A visitor from United States posted Wed October 10, 2012:
To the commenter below... If another aircraft had engine troubles and couldn't fly back to base, another 747 would take it under the wing and transport it there. I doubt that the A380 has this capability.

A visitor from United States posted Wed October 10, 2012:
Clever way to transport a Spare Engine! I assume the fairing inside the intake is to prevent windmilling during flight?

A visitor from Canada posted Wed October 10, 2012:
What was the fifth pod used for? Transportation of an extra engine?

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