Aircraft Photo of A7-ABA | Airbus A310-222 | Qatar Airways | AirHistory.net #353241
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:A7-ABA
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A310
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A310
Aircraft Version:Airbus A310-222
C/n (msn):267
Operator Titles:Qatar Airways
Local Operator Name:القطرية
Location
City / Airport:London - GatwickMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGKK   IATA: LGW   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:2 September 1994
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 353241
Photo Comment

This 310 was delivered to Kuwait Airways in September 1983 as 9K-AHA but was seized by Iraq in August 1990 after the invasion. The plane was officially registered to Iraqi Airways as YI-AOC but the registration was never worn and it never entered service. Eventually the frame joined Qatar in January 1994 and is pictured waiting to line up on rw26L for depature back to Doha (DOH). it had later spells with Oasis (F-OHPE) and Heliopolis Airlines (F-WHPH) . It was converted to a freighter after joining FedEx in August 1999 but was withdrawn in January 2016 and is now stored at Victorville (VCV).

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