Aviation Photo #1110991 Boeing 720-023 - American Airlines

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- This image depicts an AA 720, an AA DC-6 and the nose of an Electra with "109" painted on the gear door. I was almost 14 years old when I took this shot and this was the one and only time I've been to ORD. I didn't crop the pole on the left because I thought folks would like to see the terminal building at the time. [126 print scan]
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    Sunbird Photos by Don Boyd
    American Airlines
    Boeing 720-023
    Boeing 720
    Boeing 720
    Boeing
    N75**A
    Chicago - O'Hare International (Orchard Field)
    Illinois
    USA
    July 1961
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Photo Added: September 16, 2006

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Anonymous
12 years ago
This is a real time capsule showing the golden age of classic airliners. Wow, first generation turbojet, turboprop, and recip all at a classic ramp in the pre-jetway era. Excellent scan from a 45 year old print.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Just like old time pictures, see how old times were.
Anonymous
11 years ago
Nice to see nostalgia old apron shots
Anonymous
11 years ago
American Airlines old fashioned photos.Cool!.

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