Aviation Photo #0153500 Boeing 727-81 - SAHSA - Servicio Aereo de Honduras

[ Medium Large ]
3 of 4
Flying over "El Infinito" as it approaches runway 01 at Toncontin Airport.
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
  • Add To Album
  • Like (217)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Scott Stache
    SAHSA - Servicio Aereo de Honduras
    Boeing 727-81
    Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
    Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
    Boeing
    18823
    135
    HR-SHE
    Tegucigalpa - Toncontin (Teniente Coronel Hernan Acosta Mejia)
    Honduras
    1984
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 131,102
Photo Added: April 04, 2001

Comments (10)

Anonymous
11 years ago
This is a really cool shot. From this angle, the wing appears to be seconds away from taking out that tree!!! Also, nice to see a 727 seeing as though I havent seen one in use in forever.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Have to say an incredible shot,havent seen a sahsa plane with its original colors since i was just a kid and well then the airline went broke and havent seen a pic especially a 727 marvelous plane , have to say i remember this place, my mom used to take me there to see the planes land
Anonymous
10 years ago
Having spent many afternoons at the Infinito in the mid-80's, scanner in hand, it was always a unique experience to feel (really!) the wake turbulence from the 727s and 737s. Carside trays would fly up frequently, crashing dishes shortly thereafter. The place was shut down in the late 80's to improve safety. I had a series of very similar pictures I took, which I unfortunately lost. Brings back wonderful memories.
Anonymous
10 years ago
It has to be, I used to go to this place too, usually on Saturdays. From three to five in the evening the place was packed with dreamers like me... Man, you felt as if you could touch the wings of those planes and the sound, the sound is impossible to explain...
Anonymous
10 years ago
I think that this is an extremelly dangerous manouver since the wing is to close the trees...

Great photo though!!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Great
Anonymous
9 years ago
Hold your ears! Simply amazing!
Anonymous
8 years ago
This picture has waken up some great memories I have as a child going on saturday afternoon with my dad to live the unbeleivable and unique experience of watching sahsa's planes land!!
Anonymous
7 years ago
WOW! I was born 1984 and my grandfather (R.I.P.) used to take me to this place since i was 2 or so. I remember he had this little blue radio with a huge antenna, he was able to hear the air traffic controller speaking to the captain from sahsa, or other airlines. This picture brought a huge smile to my face, very nice pic, great memories. Thank you.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Great photo, very demanding airport !

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
The best aviation album
England, United Kingdom
Views 918.7K
Likes 2
Photos 53.7K
Updated 23 minutes ago
Some of the most attractive shots for you... Enjoy... (Live - To be updated)
Views 864.7K
Likes 2
Photos 7.8K
Updated 2 hours ago
my private favorite-pics collection
Germany
Views 657.8K
Likes 4
Photos 175.5K
Updated 1 hour ago
727-51
Minnesota, USA
Views 513.6K
Likes 0
Photos 27.5K
Updated 2 hours ago