Aviation Photo #0148099 McDonnell Douglas MD-11 - Swissair

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Takeoff shot from the viewing deck at Zurich. I arrived in Zurich that morning from Singapore and landed in heavy fog. I feared that my plans of a day's photography in (any) good light were in danger. But at around 0930, the sun broke through and mixed in with the condensation to give me a photograph that I will treasure for years to come!
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    Andrew Hunt
    Swissair
    McDonnell Douglas MD-11
    McDonnell Douglas MD-11
    McDonnell Douglas MD-11
    McDonnell Douglas
    48540
    611
    HB-IWO
    Zurich (- Kloten)
    Switzerland
    April 8, 2000
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Anonymous
12 years ago
We miss the MD-11... We miss Swissair!
Anonymous
12 years ago
The picture is beautiful, however from the angle that we see it looks like the tail is either dragging on the ground, which of course, is not possible, or it has crashed tail first, which I assume did not happen. Can you explain this?
Anonymous
10 years ago
Wow, what a sharp angle! Great pic.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Wonderfull colors on this picture. And swiss is still in a part of my hearth.
Houllefort
Anonymous
10 years ago
Great shot.
keep on business pal

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