Aircraft Photo of N104WA | McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30CF | World Airways | AirHistory.net #227468
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N104WA
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10 (C-10 Extender)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30CF
C/n (msn):46986 / 253
Operator / Titles:World Airways
Location
City / Airport:Frankfurt am MainMap
Country:Germany
Airport Codes:ICAO: EDDF   IATA: FRA / FRF   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:30 September 1985
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 227468
Photo Comment

This DC-10 was 104WA was delivered to World Airways in June 1978. It became N1857U with United in May 1986 and I believe (correct me if I'm wrong) it operated the final United DC-10 service in February 2001 before being wfu and ferried to Pinal Air Park for storage. It was penciled in to go to the Netherlands Air Force as T-253 but this didn't happen due to budget cuts and so was subsequently scrapped.

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