Aviation Photo #0420507 Boeing 707-324C - Varig Cargo

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Seen taxiing to cargo ramp at LHR. First flight was April 16, 1968. Delivery date was April 24, 1968. Other serials - N47332 with Continental Als, and also FAB 2404 with FAB - Forca Aerea Brasileira / Brazil AF - delivered in March 1987. Sadly, W/O on May 26, 2013 at Port au Prince (PAP) as FAB 2404 - a KC-137 routing to MAO (Manaus). On take-off an engine caught fire, aircraft ran off runway into grassy area. Nose landing gear ripped off & nose damaged with 0 fatalities of 143 pax. Broken-up at PAP.
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    Frank C. Duarte Jr.
    Varig Cargo
    Boeing 707-324C
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    Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
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    London - Heathrow
    England
    United Kingdom
    October 1986
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Anonymous
3 years ago
Fond memories !

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