Aviation Photo #0943980 Ilyushin Il-62 - LOT - Polish Airlines / Polskie Linie Lotnicze

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An experience I'll never forget: To get the chance as a 15 year old boy to take pictures behind the Iron Curtain. Thanks to my parents for this unforgettable trip. Unfortunately this aircraft crashed on March 14, 1980 at Warsaw Okecie (WAW) with 87 fatalities.
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    Gerhard Plomitzer
    LOT - Polish Airlines / Polskie Linie Lotnicze
    Ilyushin Il-62
    Ilyushin Il-62
    Ilyushin Il-62
    Prague - Vaclav Havel (Ruzyne)
    Czech Republic
    August 8, 1977
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12 years ago
Nice plane, like the engine mounting, looks very impressive this way!! nice shot b.t.w.
10 years ago
In this plane, famous polish singer Anna Jantar died in crash 3 years later. RIP
7 years ago
The IL-62 is a very impressive aircraft, I love the sound of its engines ! This aircraft sadly crashed with the loss of all on board. RIP.

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