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B-150, McDonnell Douglas MD-11, Mandarin Airlines
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Airline: Mandarin Airlines
Aircraft: McDonnell Douglas MD-11
RegNo: B-150
Location: Netherlands, Amsterdam
Schiphol Airport (AMS / EHAM)
Date: 20/4/1997
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: I had not realize for so many years that this forgotten photo from AMS was so important, after all. About two and a half years later that MD-11 crashed on landing at Hong Kong during a storm with killing just 3 of the 315 passengers and crew on board.
Photo ID:26144  |  Date added:16/4/2012  |  Views:252
SX-CBI, Boeing 727-200Adv, Olympic Airways
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Airline: Olympic Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 727-200Adv (230)
RegNo: SX-CBI
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 2/7/1997
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: Shot just one month before its accident during landing at Thessaloniki.
Photo ID:25834  |  Date added:21/3/2012  |  Views:912
SX-ECH, Dassault Falcon-900B, Hellenic Republic
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Airline: Hellenic Republic
Aircraft: Dassault Falcon-900B
RegNo: SX-ECH
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 8/9/1999
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: This aircraft suffered a high speed descent en route to Bucharest caused by pilots' wrong actions, six days later, on 14/9/1999. It was carrying the Greek Minister Yannos Kranidiotis and his escort to an official trip to Romania. The Minister and 6 other passe...
Photo ID:23696  |  Date added:14/11/2011  |  Views:742
YU-AJH, Douglas DC-9-32, Bellview Airlines (Nigeria)
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Airline: Bellview Airlines (Nigeria)
Aircraft: Douglas DC-9-32
RegNo: YU-AJH
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 14/12/1998
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: A very rare photo of JAT's DC-9 in Bellview hybrid livery and additional "Abuja Shuttle" titles. On 10/12/2005 with 5N-BFN registration operated for Sosoliso Airlines, it crashed during landing at Port Harcourt airport, Nigeria, killing all 108 passengers.
Photo ID:23527  |  Date added:3/11/2011  |  Views:514
N704CK, Boeing 747-200F(SCD), American International Airways
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Airline: American International Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 747-200F(SCD) (246)
RegNo: N704CK
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 12/5/1998
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: This aircraft crashed and broked into 2 pieces at BRU on May 2008.
Photo ID:23244  |  Date added:22/10/2011  |  Views:710
3C-QQB, Fokker F27-600 Friendship, TAG Aviation
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Airline: TAG Aviation
Aircraft: Fokker F27-600 Friendship
RegNo: 3C-QQB
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 30/10/2000
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: An ultra rare plane. Uganda cheatline!!! It was written off on 11/11/2002 at Manila, while flying for Laoag International Airlines as RP-C6888, due to engine failure.
Photo ID:23005  |  Date added:12/10/2011  |  Views:661
5B-DBY, Boeing 737-300, Helios Airways
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Airline: Helios Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 737-300 (31S)
RegNo: 5B-DBY
Location: Greece, Athens
Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH / LGAV)
Date: 19/6/2004
Photographer: Alex Filippopoulos
Remarks: We all know the sad ending of this one...
Photo ID:22265  |  Date added:5/9/2011  |  Views:587
ZS-SAR, Boeing 747-200BM, South African Airways
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Airline: South African Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 747-200BM (244)
RegNo: ZS-SAR
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 11/6/1991
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: Delivered 24/10/1980 as 747 Combi but after the crash of the airline's other 747 Combi (ZS-SAS on 28/11/1987) it was converted to all passengers configuration. In 1995 it was converted to freighter. Crashed on takeoff at Halifax as MK Airlines 9G-MKJ in 2004.
Photo ID:22208  |  Date added:2/9/2011  |  Views:842
N93119, Boeing 747-100, TWA - Trans World Airlines
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Airline: TWA - Trans World Airlines
Aircraft: Boeing 747-100 (131)
RegNo: N93119
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 9/8/1993
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: The aircraft of the famous TWA800 flight which exploded in mid air, 12 minutes after take-off from JFK en route to CDG killing all 230 on board, on 17th July 1996.
Photo ID:22009  |  Date added:24/8/2011  |  Views:1128
SX-CBI, Boeing 727-200Adv, Olympic Airways
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Airline: Olympic Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 727-200Adv (230)
RegNo: SX-CBI
Location: Greece, Athens
Hellinikon Airport (HEW / LGAT)
Date: 16/9/1992
Photographer: George Pantalos
Remarks: This ex- Condor machine was delivered to Olympic Airways under the name "Mount Dirfis" but changed its name to "Alexander the Great" as it was used as a VIP aircraft by the Greek Government for some years. It was damaged beyond repair on 12.8.1997 after a hard...
Photo ID:21200  |  Date added:13/7/2011  |  Views:901
N256AY, Boeing 767-200ER, US Airways
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Airline: US Airways
Aircraft: Boeing 767-200ER (2B7)
RegNo: N256AY
Location: Greece, Athens
Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH / LGAV)
Date: 14/6/2011
Photographer: Sotiris Trygonis
Remarks: A few minutes after take-off, a technical problem in one of the engines forced the captain to return to LGAV. Taken through Aegean's A320 while taxiing to RWY 03R.
Photo ID:20844  |  Date added:25/6/2011  |  Views:551
D-EOFS, Grob G-115 Tutor, Private
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Airline: Private
Aircraft: Grob G-115 Tutor
RegNo: D-EOFS
Location: Greece, Megara
Megara Airport (LGMG)
Date: 17/4/2008
Photographer: Konstantinos Zervos
Remarks: Just found this picture while searching my archives. This plane crashed into the sea near Porto Heli on 29/4/2011 killing its 2 occupants. RIP!
Photo ID:19907  |  Date added:14/5/2011  |  Views:389
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