Aviation Photo #0864373 Boeing 747-230F/SCD - Lufthansa Cargo

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That 747 was scheduled for Anchorage. Due to the non-retracted nose landing gear, the pilots were forced to return to Frankfurt. In a assigned airspace over Giessen, the crew dumped fuel to reach the maximum landing weight. Sorry for the low quality of the photo.
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    Giessen
    Germany
    September 1993
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Photo Added: June 22, 2005

Comments (5)

Anonymous
11 years ago
Nice to see pollution ! but done for a reason, so that's OK !
Anonymous
11 years ago
This is a really rare shot of fuel dump! And you can see the nose gear. Cool!
Anonymous
9 years ago
5 stars not for qualitiy, but for the motif of the picture!
Anonymous
8 years ago
It's always great to see photos in great quality but it isn't most important. The "subject" of the photo is always most important! :)
Anonymous
4 years ago
WOW!!!

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