Aircraft Photo of I-DEMO | Boeing 747-243B | Alitalia | AirHistory.net #47116
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:I-DEMO
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-243B
C/n (msn):19731 / 120
Operator / Titles:Alitalia
Aircraft Name:Francesco de Pinedo
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith InternationalMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSSY   IATA: SYD   Local: YSSY   Other: -
 
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David Carter
Photo ID: 47116
Photo Comment

The site of Sydney airport was chosen almost 100 years ago in 1919 and is less than 10km from the city centre. What started as a swampy landing ground for a few Avro 504s now handles 43 million passengers a year and over 900 curfew-restricted movements a day.

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