Aviation Photo #1251723 Boeing 747-122 - United Airlines

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During my first ever trip to the States (by classic Pan Am 707) I was able to go on top of one of the cargo buildings at JFK, where this jumbo was captured in United's original c/s
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    Richard Vandervord
    United Airlines
    Boeing 747-122
    Boeing 747-100
    Boeing 747-100
    New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild)
    New York
    August 1973
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Photo Added: August 22, 2007

Comments (5)

10 years ago
Great quality for such an old photo!
10 years ago
Wow, that is a lot of detail for a shot taken 34 years ago!! And it's very sharp too! Can't get enough of classics! Classic aircraft, classic livery... I'm sure the airline was much better back then than it is today too!
10 years ago
Lovely Classic shot
10 years ago
Incredibly crisp for an old photo. Exceptional location & aircraft attitude. Classic paint. Don't see many old photos like this.
9 years ago
It looks like the shot has been taken nowadays, the colors, the airliner and the sharpness are just excellent. 5 stars for this and for making it viewable for everyone, it's a true piece of history!

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