Aviation Photo #1760594 Lockheed L-749A Constellation - Skyways of London

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Skyways Constellation uses full flaps on arrival at Runway 24 with holidaymakers from a European resort, attracting attention from a group of young Manchester spotters. Delivered to Qantas in October 1947 as VH-EAB, later BOAC as G-ANUR.
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    R.A.Scholefield
    Skyways of London
    Lockheed L-749A Constellation
    Lockheed Constellation/Starliner (C-69/C-121)
    Lockheed Constellation/Starliner (C-69/C-121)
    Lockheed
    2565
    G-ANUR
    Manchester - International (Ringway)
    England
    United Kingdom
    June 30, 1962
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Photo Added: August 14, 2010

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Anonymous
6 years ago
It reminded me how I experienced first seeing of Aircraft on landing.
Anonymous
3 years ago
Absolutely superb shot, just look at the spotters... the beginning of a life-long relationship with aviation, maybe?

Many thanks for sharing it.

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