Aviation Photo #5152273 McDonnell Douglas DC-10-15 - Buraq Air Transport

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The plane arrived at "Las Palmas" air base - Lima, PerĂș, approximately in 2005 to undergo maintenance work, but was abandoned. Sad end to this beautiful DC-10. Now used as a training airframe. Ex-Mexicana (XA-MEX) (N1003L) 1981, Ex-AeroPerĂș (N1003L) 1993, Ex-World Brazilian Air (PP-AJN), Ex-SkyJet (V2-LEX) 1997, Ex-Transair International Linhas Aereas (PP-OOO) 1998, Ex-Finova Capital Corporation (N48258) 2000, Ex-Electra Airlines (SV-CVH) 2001, Ex-Air-Van (Ek-10151) 2004, Ex-Pamir Airways (EK-10151) 2005 and Ex-Buraq Air Transport (J2-KCG) 2005.
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    Aldo Martinelli
    Buraq Air Transport
    McDonnell Douglas DC-10-15
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    J2-KCG
    Lima - Las Palmas
    Peru
    July 29, 2018
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Germany
1 year ago
WTF is that? Is this thing still flying? Looks like it might fall out of the sky any minute. The paint scheme screams "I'm rusty and old". LoL!!!!
1 year ago
Obviously stored. Look at the duct tape on the nose wheel!
196   Peru
1 year ago
The aircraft has not been flying since 2007, it arrived in Lima, Peru for maintenance work.
It was abandoned by its owners, the entity in charge of the maintenance of this aircraft made that livery as part of a campaign.
Today, the plane is complete and abandoned.
98   USA
1 year ago
How in the world did it get from Lagos to Peru???
196   Peru
1 year ago
The plane arrived in Lima, Peru for maintenance work.
Here airplanes arrive from all over the world for maintenance.
Some are abandoned by their owners, the reasons are unknown.

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