Aviation Photo #1477373 Boeing 707-351C - Cathay Pacific Airways

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Rare low-res window view from Lufthansa's second Boeing 747 D-ABYB at Kai Tak in 1974. A Cathay Pacific 707 is unloading passengers. Lufthansa Boeing 747-130 D-ABYB took me to Hong Kong from Frankfurt, via Athens, Kuwait, Delhi and Bangkok. D-ABYB ("Hessen", del: 13Apr1970) was the first civil Boeing 747 to crash - on 20Nov1974 at Nairobi Airport, Kenya, sadly with the loss of 59 lives (RIP). Apologies for the low quality of this 35-year-old photo.
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    Wolodymir Nelowkin
    Cathay Pacific Airways
    Boeing 707-351C
    Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
    Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
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    Hong Kong - Kai Tak International
    Hong Kong
    China
    February 7, 1974
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Anonymous
9 years ago
That trailer bus is so cool!
This photo is amazing, truly a blast from the past.

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