Aviation Photo #1000156 Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1 - Delta Air Lines

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Seen over the numbers landing runway 25L from ATL and JAX. First flight was February 18, 1979. Delivery date was February 28, 1979. Sadly, W/O August 2, 1985 at DFW with Delta Air Lines as N726DA while operating flight 191 FLL-DFW. Aircraft encountered microburst on approach to runway 17, and struck highway & water tanks 6,300 feet from runway with 143 of 163 fatalities + 1 on ground - r.i.p. Note Continental Airlines DC-10 on taxiway Bravo with red meatball on tail.
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    Frank C. Duarte Jr.
    Delta Air Lines
    Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1
    Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
    Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
    Lockheed
    193C-1163
    N726DA
    Los Angeles - International
    California
    USA
    March 1985
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