Topic Author
Posts: 23
Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2008 8:28 pm

Last AA 727 Moving From BFI To MKC

Fri Mar 18, 2016 3:39 am

Former American Airlines N874AA, which has been at the Museum of Flight in Seattle since 2003, is making a move to the National Airline History Museum (NAHM) in Kansas City. It was parked and closed to visitors in 2015 to make way for N7001U (which arrived at the museum a few weeks ago).

This article gives some details about the plan, which includes a flight from Seattle to Kansas City "by May 1."

User avatar
American 767
Posts: 4494
Joined: Wed May 19, 1999 7:27 am

RE: Last AA 727 Moving From BFI To MKC

Fri Mar 18, 2016 4:20 am

Interesting article. Thanks for posting. I enjoyed reading it.
I felt I was traveling back in time when reading an looking at the 727.
Yes I remember N874AA being among one of the last 4 727s in MIA to fly revenue passenger flights on Apr 30th 2002, the very day American retired its last 727. She has been with American for 24 years.

Of course I will always fondly remember this elderly lady, still in great shape for her age, in the future and I will with pleasure watch her flying by at air shows if it ever happens in my life.

All the fond feelings I had for the 727...now it is the same thing with the 757. I would love to see an American 757 parked at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. That would be a nice addition, still preserved in the old AA livery that would be even nicer.

Thank you Three Holer for gracing the skies for so long.
We love you.

Ben Soriano
Ben Soriano
Posts: 86
Joined: Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:55 pm

RE: Last AA 727 Moving From BFI To MKC

Tue Mar 22, 2016 6:19 am

MOF's 727 Headed To Kansas City (by CyberEntomology Mar 14 2016 in Civil Aviation)
User avatar
Posts: 5482
Joined: Tue Oct 23, 2001 2:31 am

RE: Last AA 727 Moving From BFI To MKC

Tue Mar 22, 2016 11:36 pm

I'm actually planning a trip to the museum in September. Another great aircraft to see there I hope.
"True, I talk of dreams,
Which are the children of an idle brain." -Mercutio

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos