Aircraft Photo of AP-AXK | Boeing 720-047B | Pakistan International Airlines - PIA | #357078
Registration / Serial:AP-AXK
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Version:Boeing 720-047B
C/n (msn):18590 / 339
Operator / Titles:Pakistan International Airlines - PIA
City / Airport:Amsterdam - SchipholMap
Airport Codes:ICAO: EHAM   IATA: AMS   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:27 May 1976
Photo by:LRS747
Photo ID: 357078
Photo Comment

Ex Western Airlines N93150, registered 9th July 1974 and on the 8th Jan 1981 it was approaching Quetta (OPQT) when the nose landing gear failed to extend. The crew decided to return to Karachi (OPKC) where they carried out a nose gear-up landing and the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.

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