Aircraft Photo of OD-AGG | Boeing 720-047B | Middle East Airlines - MEA | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:OD-AGG
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Version:Boeing 720-047B
Operator / Titles:Middle East Airlines - MEA
C/n (msn):18828 / 423
Location
City / Airport:London - HeathrowMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLL   IATA: LHR   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:9 June 1979
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID: 935
Photographer's Remark

This aircraft was destroyed on 1st August 1982 during 14 hours of non-stop bombing of Beirut by Israelis as a reprisal for the shooting by PLO terrorists of the Israeli Ambassador to the UK. Six MEA Boeing 707s and 720s were destroyed.

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