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Old 07-22-2020, 04:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 07-22-2020, 04:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes, a real end of an era.

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Old 07-22-2020, 12:20 PM   #3 (permalink)
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What a great drawing. Saw this myself earlier as well.

Also something I found intriguing was their flyover above Sydney. If they didn't make that right turn at the yellow arrow and continued left to finish the flyover, might be another drawing in the making...
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Old 07-27-2020, 05:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
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British Airways also retired there 747s. It was such an iconic plane!
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Old 07-27-2020, 06:45 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Paging Aeroclassics and the resurrection of the 747 tooling to keep the Qantas 747 alive! This one definitely hit me the most. Qantas was the first airline I was able to fly the 747 on.
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Old 08-02-2020, 04:32 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Sad days indeed but at least Qantas gave The Queen a proper send off really disappointing British did nothing to pay a tribute to a legend as 747 really is. So kudos to Qantas !! Here’s more from that special event. A famous AVGeek YouTuber Sam Chui paid a visit to the very last Q747:
https://youtu.be/Y6Z1_T8CTFA
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