Aviation Photo #0000394 Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1 - Trans World Airlines - TWA

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The retirement of TWA’s L1011s came on September 3, 1997. The final flight was TW840 from LAX to JFK. After landing on Runway 31R at 1604, aircraft N11006 received a water cannon salute from Port Authority fire-fighting vehicles as it turned off taxiway Bravo onto taxiway Delta Alpha. The aircraft parked at Terminal 5 and TWA’s Lockheed era came to an end.
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    Bill Hough
    Trans World Airlines - TWA
    Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1
    Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
    Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
    New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild)
    New York
    September 3, 1997
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11 years ago
A truly precious moment.
9 years ago
I have this airfix model ;)
4 years ago
I give 5 stars to this splendid, but sad picture. I was lucky enough when I was young to fly from LAX to PHX on the TWA L-1011. TWA and the L-1011 has been, and always shall be my favorite Airline and passenger jet.

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