Aircraft Photo of N4548M | Boeing 747-306M | KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines | AirHistory.net #2375
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N4548M
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-300
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-306M
C/n (msn):23056 / 587
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
Aircraft Name:Sir Frank Whittle
Location
City / Airport:Athens (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Airport Codes:ICAO: LGAT   IATA: ATH   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:June 1985
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 2375
Photo Comment

Taxiing up to the threshold of 33R is KLM's 'Sir Frank Whittle', later re-registered PH-BUU. Leased by Phuket Airlines as HS-VAC in 2004 after storage, sub-leased twice by Saudi Arabian and parked at Bangkok's old airport from 2.09; an engine detached during take-off from Cairo in July 2010 and the aircraft returned, remaining stored there.

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