Aircraft Photo of 4X-ATX | Boeing 707-358C | El Al Israel Airlines | #3998
Registration / Serial:4X-ATX
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-358C
C/n (msn):20122 / 807
Operator Titles:El Al Israel Airlines
Local Operator Name:אל על נתיבי אויר לישראל
City / Airport:Amsterdam - SchipholMap
Airport Codes:ICAO: EHAM   IATA: AMS   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:21 April 1985
Photo by:Aad van der Voet
Photo ID: 3998
Photo Comment

Altough their numbers were already declining, Boeing 707s in pax configuration were still a regular sight during the mid and late 1980s. El Al was one of the carriers that still used the type on their passenger services during that time. 4X-ATX remained in the fleet until 1987, after which Arkia continued to operate it for seven more years. It was sold to Zaire as 9Q-CVG in 1994, and permanently withdrawn from use in early 1998. It finally met the breaker's axe at Kinshasa during 2001.

This photo is copyright © Aad van der Voet, and may not be used or published in any way without permission.

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