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Re: Iran Air 747SP's getting scrapped

Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:12 pm

stratclub wrote:

On November 17, 2006 it was sold to the Bahrain Government. It was entered onto the Bahrain Aircraft Register as A9C-HAK on January 01, 2007. Operated by the Bahrain Royal Flight it continues to fly on a regular basis to many destinations around the world.

Unfortunately Bahreïn Royal Flight doesn't have any 747SP in the fleet anymore, HAK has been replaced by another 747-400. The main fleet is now 2 744 + 1 764 + 1 RJ 85 (and some Gulfstream jets).
 
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Re: Iran Air 747SP's getting scrapped

Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:25 pm

Gosh, I hope the air museums across the world are trying to get one of these. Would love to see them all get saved! I would love to have one for my backyard! Maybe we can start a GoFund me to save these rare birds? LOL! In all seriousness, it crushes my soul to see a single SP get scrapped. :(
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Re: Iran Air 747SP's getting scrapped

Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:38 pm

With current US sanctions in place?.
 
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Re: Iran Air 747SP's getting scrapped

Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:45 pm

Veigar wrote:
I guess I should consider myself lucky to live in Vegas.


No, you shouldn`t.


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