Aircraft Photo of CF-CPP | McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63 | CP Air | AirHistory.net #5260
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:CF-CPP
Fleetnumber:802
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63
C/n (msn):45927 / 327
Operator / Titles:CP Air
Aircraft Name:Empress of Alberta
Location
City / Airport:Amsterdam - SchipholMap
Country:Netherlands
Airport Codes:ICAO: EHAM   IATA: AMS   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:May 1981
Photo by:Aad van der Voet
Photo ID: 5260
Photo Comment

Old slide of somewhat disappointing quality, but interesting nevertheless. CP Air was a very frequent visitor at Amsterdam for many years. In 1981 they still operated their DC-8s into Schiphol, but they would soon change that to their similarly coloured DC-10's. CF-CPP "Empress of Alberta" is seen here in their striking orange colour scheme, shortly after touchdown on runway 19R.

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