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ID 34787 Views: 282
Photo Comments: 8
Airline / Aircraft Type Location and Date Photographer
Delta Air Lines
Lockheed L-1011-385-1 Tristar 1
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N702DA (cn 193C-1046) Delta L-1011 Tristar about to touch down on rwy 30 at MIA back in 1978...Delivered to Delta in 10-73..Also flew for Total Air and Hawaiian before being broken up 9-96 at MHV... Mojave

ID 28722 Views: 381
Photo Comments: 6
Airline / Aircraft Type Location and Date Photographer
Eastern Airlines
Lockheed L-1011-385-1 Tristar 1
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N308EA (cn 193A-1009) Another Lockheed Tristar, this Eastern L-1011 Whisperjet in its original white color scheme glides past about to touch down in MIA back in 1978..Del in 6/ 1972 this aircraft also flew for Delta.It was broken up in 2004

ID 27283 Views: 427
Photo Comments: 7
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Pan American World Airways (Pan Am)
Boeing 747-121
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N755PA (cn 19659) The queen of the skies and the most prestigious airline in the world at one time,this Pan Am 747 is on final for landing at MIA in 1978...........

ID 25875 Views: 334
Photo Comments: 4
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Continental Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-10
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N68048 (cn 47802) Continental DC-10 just about to touch down in MIA back in 1978......This aircraft has a interesting history..Built in 1973 it was delivered to Continental as "Employee Owner Ship One"..Then it was leased back to McDonnell Douglas,and in 1981 this aircraft was testbed for winglets on the "new" MD-11 they were going to build....It was flying for CO again in Sep 1981 and flew until June1993 when it was WFU and stored...Was converted into a MD-10 in 1997 for FedEx and scrapped in 2002

ID 25874 Views: 302
Photo Comments: 0
Airline / Aircraft Type Location and Date Photographer
Air Canada
Boeing 747-133
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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C-FTOA (cn 20013) Air Canada's very first B747 on short final at MIA...Air Canada was always tweeking their livery ,this 747 shows the new wider red stripe and larger leaf on the tail and new red titles..This aircraft went to Flying Tigers ,then on to FedEx as N620FE

ID 15620 Views: 229
Photo Comments: 1
Airline / Aircraft Type Location and Date Photographer
National Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
Miami - International (MIA/KMIA)
USA - Florida, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N83NA (cn 46714) This classic DC-10-30 is getting to touch down in Miami..National would eventually be bought by Pan Am.

ID 14925 Views: 368
Photo Comments: 5
Airline / Aircraft Type Location and Date Photographer
Northwest Orient Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-10-40
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March -, 1978
NwFedEx 757
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N160US (cn 1160) Wish these were still around.. landing 23L

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