January 05, 1999
Operating for UPS. Just below the HF antenna there is a yellow stripe, this part of the Challenge colors. It is there because Millon was in a hurry to honor the UPS contract "Christmas run". This originally American Airlines 707-323 was destroyed after a engine fire on no.3 just after rotation departing Manta Ecuador on Oct.22 1996. All three on board and 57 on the ground were killed. This accident shut the company down.