Photo Album: "Falling Tigers"

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“In memory of our father, Ray R., who flew & knew these planes.”

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Photo ID: 0100800
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Loftleidir - Icelandic Airlines
Canadair CL-44D4-8
New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK)
USA - New York, May 1965
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TF-LLG (cn 36) "Vilhjalmur Stefansson". Rolls Royce 400 Jet Prop, on tail. Aircraft was stretched to J version in 1966. It later crashed on approach to Dhaka, Bangladesh on December 2, 1970 whilst operating for Cargolux (4 k).
Mel Lawrence
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Photo ID: 2036581
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British Airways World Cargo (Global Supply Systems)
Boeing 747-87UF/SCD
Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Kok) (HKG / VHHH)
China - Hong Kong, December 2011
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G-GSSD (cn 37561/1442) Hong Kong International Airport has been ranked as the busiest airport for international air cargo since 1996. In 2010, Chek Lap Kok Airport handled 4.1 million tonnes of freight. That's why many Boeing 747-8F come to this airport.
Alexander K.
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Photo ID: 1513458
Views: 6229
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CAAC
Boeing 737-3J6
Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed)
China - Hong Kong, December 31, 1989
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B-2532 (cn 23303/1237) In the original CAAC colours before being repainted in Air China colours. Next to go after the FedEx B747 departs. Scan from negative.
Andy Kennaugh
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Photo ID: 0664033
Views: 7200
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Federal Express
Boeing 747-249F/SCD
Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (ANC / PANC)
USA - Alaska, April 1990
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N632FE (cn 22245/458) "William E. Bartling" . Another former Tiger B747-249F in backround as well as a pair of DC-10-30f at the old facility at the SE corner of the airport.
Ellis M. Chernoff
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Photo ID: 0515061
Views: 6197
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Aer Lingus
Boeing 707-349C
Dublin (- Collinstown) (DUB / EIDW)
Ireland, October 26, 1986
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EI-ASO (cn 19354/503) This was after ASO’s last flight operating for Aer Lingus as the last 707 in the fleet. EI984 was a special charter flight organized by the airline to mark the event. The flight lasted 1 h 22 m departing Dublin and flying down over Galway Bay and back to Dublin. Delivered to Flying Tiger Line on 6/21/66 as N324F it was the 707 featured in the 1970 film "Airport". As PT-TCS it crashed on 3/21/89 making a high speed approach to runway 09R at São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport
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Photo ID: 0515271
Views: 2261
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Flying Tigers
Boeing 747-245F/SCD
Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX)
USA - California, December 1985
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N812FT (cn 20827/266) Over the numbers landing runway 25L from ANC. First flight was August 7, 1975. Delivery date was April 30, 1976 to Seaboard World. Delivery to Flying Tigers was during September 1980. Other serials - N702SW with Seaboard World, N641FE with Federal Express, Atlas Air, and WTCT, and also G-GAFX VP-BXP & N218BA with Airfreight Express. Flying Tigers merged with Federal Express during August 1989. Wears FN 812 with Flying Tigers. Stored at MSE during February 2003. An American Airlines DC-10 is on taxiway 8N?
Frank C. Duarte Jr.
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Photo ID: 0515529
Views: 1888
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American Airlines
Boeing 727-23
Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed)
USA - Colorado, October 1982
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N1979 (cn 18435/51) Touching down runway 26L. First flight was June 3, 1964. Delivery date was June 29, 1964. Built as 727-23, cvt'd to 727-23(F) freighter. Other serials - HP-1299PFC with Pacific Intl Als, D2-FCJ with AAC Angola Air Chrtr, N518PM with PMIC - Palau Marine Industries Corp and Wilmington Trust Corp Trustee, and also N1979 with World Airways, Frontier Horizon, Flying Tigers, Spirit of America Als, and Amerijet Intl. To Federal Express as N518FE - name unknown. Was stored at OPF and MIA. Broken-up during 2003.
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Photo ID: 0515598
Views: 3462
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Pacific East Air
McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX)
USA - California, December 1983
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N797FT (cn 46140/528) Seen lining up runway 24L for departure to HNL. Manufactured on April 1, 1970. Delivery date was May 19, 1970. Built as DC-8-63CF, cvt'd to DC-8-73CF in May 1984. Other serials - N124AF with American Flyers Als & Universal Als, N797FT with Fly Tiger Line, TIA Trans Intl Als, Flying Tigers, Cargolux, Loftleidir Icelandic, Transamerica Als, UPS United Parcel Svc, National Als, & Evergreen Intl Als, and also N840UP with UPS & Evergreen Intl Als. Stored at ROW in 2009. Also fly DC-8-61 & DC-8-62 aircraft.
Frank C. Duarte Jr.
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Photo ID: 0515615
Views: 2958
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Flying Tigers
Boeing 747-132(SF)
Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX)
USA - California, April 1988
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N803FT (cn 19897/82) Tigers 67 heavy is over the numbers landing runway 25L from ORD & MIA. First flight was October 12, 1970. Delivery date was October 22, 1970 to Delta Air Lines. Built as 747-132, cvt'd to 747-132(SF) freighter in 1970. Other serials - N9897 with Delta Air Lines, N623FE with FedEx, VR-HKN with Air Hong Kong, and also N856FT with Polar Air Cargo. Wears FN 803 with Flying Tigers, FN 623 with FedEx, and FN 897 with Delta Air Lines. Stored at MZJ, and was eventually broken-up.
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Photo ID: 0515894
Views: 5641
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The Hawaii Express
Boeing 747-143
Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX)
USA - California, December 1981
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N355AS (cn 19729/36) "Jason Everest". Seen on taxiway Echo approaching runway 24L to HNL. First flight was April 14, 1970. Delivery date was May 13, 1970. Other serials - I-DEMA with Alitalia, N621FF with Tower Air, N603PE with PEOPLExpress, N17010 with Continental Als and First Security Bank of Utah, N128TW with TWA - Trans World Als, N355AS with Boeing Company, and Flying Tigers, and also N128BP with BFI Aerospace Corp. Stored at MZJ, and was eventually scrapped. This 747 was replaced with two DC-10's - N904WA and N905WA.
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Photo ID: 0524537
Views: 3465
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El Al Israel Airlines
Boeing 707-358B
Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX)
USA - California, January 1978
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4X-ATR (cn 19004/459) Seen at West Imperial Terminal being refueled for departure, waiting for a very very important VIP. First flight was December 10, 1965. Delivery date was January 7, 1966. Other serials - N317F with Flying Tiger Line, 4X-ATR with Sun d'Or International, N53302 with Jet Aviation Company, and also TF-AYG - ntu. Sold to The Boeing Company for KC-135E parts, and stored at DMA during September 1989. Those were the days!
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Photo ID: 0530925
Views: 917
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Untitled (El Al Israel Airlines Cargo)
Boeing 747-245F/SCD
Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM)
Netherlands, March 2, 2004
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4X-AXL (cn 22150/476) 4X-AXK departed just a few minutes before the errival of this cargo aircraft. Operated before by Flying Tigers, Federal Express and Sing
DAI - Dutch Aviation Images
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Photo ID: 0535111
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Flying Tigers
Boeing 747-136
San Carlos (SQL)
USA - California, March 2004
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G-AWNG (cn 20269/150) Ex BOAC / British Airways G-AWNG cockpit section on display at the Hiller Aviation Museum.
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Photo ID: 0535110
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Flying Tigers
Boeing 747-136
San Carlos (SQL)
USA - California, March 2004
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G-AWNG (cn 20269/150) Ex BOAC / British Airways G-AWNG on display at the Hiller Aviation Museum. Flight Engineer's panel shot.
Ben Wang
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Photo ID: 0535112
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Flying Tigers
Boeing 747-136
San Carlos (SQL)
USA - California, March 2004
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G-AWNG (cn 20269/150) Ex BOAC / British Airways G-AWNG on display at the Hiller Aviation Museum. The interior appears to be restored with United Airlines seats.
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