Aviation Photo #1017953 Boeing 747-406 - KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines

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KLM arriving from AMS on a very wet runway with the engines kicking up a lot of water as seen on the photo. Canon EOS300D.
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    Roger Cannegieter - Curacao Aviation Photography
    KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
    Boeing 747-406
    Boeing 747-400 (AL-1)
    Boeing 747-400 (AL-1)
    Boeing
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    Willemstad / Curacao - Hato
    Curacao
    December 25, 2005
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Photo Added: March 16, 2006

Comments (11)

Anonymous
11 years ago
Lots of water here, Roger! Very nice photo but I bet the passengers were very disappointed as they'd been expecting sunshine and a blue sea ;-)
Anonymous
11 years ago
Very nice picture, i love the reversers action. Great water in the background!
Anonymous
11 years ago
I was going to say CAR WASH! but then it's a 744 so PLANE WASH! hahaha...
Anonymous
11 years ago
This is a stunning shot. truely beautiful. i love it * * * * *.
Anonymous
11 years ago
A nice action shot showing the reversers being applied. She's a pretty worn looking lady. Does anyone have any idea as to why only the outboard leading edge flaps are extended? Both the mid-span and inboard leading edge flaps remain retracted even though it looks like Flaps 25 or 30 has been selected.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Great photo... splashhhh!
Anonymous
11 years ago
The mid-span and inboard leading edge flaps automatically retract whenever the reversers are deployed (boeing design). As soon as the reversers are stowed those leading edge flaps drop down again.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Looks quite rainy. i like the way the KLM royal dutch airlines looks.-my favorite paint scheme.i also like the water in the background.good pic.!!!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Thrust reversers in action
Anonymous
5 years ago
Absolutely one of the most terrific pictures by my cute little Brother whom I love very much!! Great job Logie!!
XX Char
Anonymous
2 years ago
Time goes by so fast.

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