Aircraft Photo of PP-VLC | Lockheed L-188A Electra | Varig | AirHistory.net #51366
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:PP-VLC
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
C/n (msn):188-1093
Operator / Titles:Varig
Location
City / Airport:Rio de Janeiro - Santos DumontMap
Country:Brazil
Airport Codes:ICAO: SBRJ   IATA: SDU   Local: SBRJ   Other: -
 
Photo Date:20 April 1975
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 51366
Photo Comment

Taken as we crossed the threshold with full flaps and just before sharp braking and prop reversal to stop on the short main runway - only 1323 metres (4340 feet) long. In bound on the Ponte Aérea from São Paulo (Congonhas).

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