Aviation Photo #2320908 Boeing 747-238B - Continental Airlines

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Seen here with the yellow ribbon. Originally delivered to Qantas as VH-EBE 8/72. Became N609PE with People Express 5/86. In service with Continental 2/87 - 5/93. Leased to Tower Air as N614FF 7/94. Eventually became N14024 with Continental Micronesia 2/97. Stored at Mojave 3/99. Later blown up by a controlled dynamite detonation by the Discovery Channel. [Kodachrome 64]
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    Marc Lehmann
    Continental Airlines
    Boeing 747-238B
    Boeing 747-200 (C-25/E-4)
    Boeing 747-200 (C-25/E-4)
    Paris - Orly
    July 20, 1991
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5 years ago
I enjoy the classic CO livery and the Gulf War ribbon. This 747 was obviously used in CRAF missions to bring troops home from the Persian Gulf War. I also enjoy seeing a CO 747 at Orly airport, before they were forced to move to CDG.
3 years ago
I love continental airlines i saw this aircraft at newark in april of 1994

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