Aviation Photo #0365811 Boeing 747-230B - Condor

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"Max". On 1/9/1983 after Korean Air Lines (HL7442) bought this plane from Condor, a Soviet fighter aircraft shot down this aircraft by missile (during flying over Russian territory) into Okhotsk sea near Shakhalin Island and killed all people on board. A great tragedy!
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    D-ABYH
    Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB)
    Germany
    August 1974
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California, USA
3 years ago
D-ABYH (airframe shot down as Korean Airlines flight 007) was re-used on a Lufthansa 747-8I, which it's a bit ironic after D-ABYB (airframe crashed as Lufthansa flight 540) was omitted on the 747-8.

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