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Old 8th May 2020, 09:02
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Originally Posted by ExSp33db1rd View Post
I recall flying a 707 into Philidelphia and leaving it there for Boeing to collect as part of the deal for the next purchase of a 747. I then recall reading an article about how a 707 was towed through Philly at night, traffc lights etc being removed to allow it to pass, it being presented to the Franklin Institute by Boeing. Not long afterwards I was on another trip to Philly, and walking around a corner was staggered to see the tail assembly of a 707 sticking out into the street - G-A??? ( can't remember and can't access my logbooks right now. )
It was G-APFP, WFU at Philly May 1975... Was the trip to Philly a revenue flight or did you ferry it empty?
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