Aviation Photo #1423973 Boeing 747-256B - Iberia

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Scraping works in progress at "La Muñoza". Upper deck and tail from EC-DNP are on the floor while EC-HVD is being scraped and EC-DIB could be the next one. The six MDs are waiting for either maintenance or scraping as well.
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    Diego Ruiz de Vargas - Iberian Spotters
    Iberia
    Boeing 747-256B
    Boeing 747-200 (C-25/E-4)
    Boeing 747-200 (C-25/E-4)
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    EC-HVD
    Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas
    Spain
    November 9, 2008
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Anonymous
10 years ago
Thanks for this photograph Diego it reminds me the last picture I took of EC-DIB "Cervante" at SJU. It was the last flight of a IB 742 at SJU and now seeing it 3 years later being ready for scraping makes me feel so sad.
Anonymous
10 years ago
It is indeed a very nice photo, but it is always very sad to see those beauties being scraped... A sad ending for those wonderful machines!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Oh the horror of it all!! Ugly scene!!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Make me feel sad to see aircraft being scrapped. . .
Anonymous
10 years ago
Barbaric! Sad to see Iberia devouring all their 742s, and HVD is particular, as this one was earmarked for preservation. Such a waste... :-(
Anonymous
10 years ago
Not sad at all. Great to see how sucessfull these machines have actually been to reach the end of their long lives. Many parts are used to keep other machines operating into the future.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Interesting pic with the disabled aircraft in the front of the image.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Boeing's new creation, the 7-1/4-7 aka seven quarter seven, body of a 747 with the tail of a 717 heh
Anonymous
10 years ago
I would love to rescue that remaining b747, buy that plot of land in the distance, then somehow move it onto the plot of land and convert it into my house! People have done it, i hope to when I retire, Im 20 now so im counting the years!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Quite a sorry sight with other airframes awaiting their fate. RIP!

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