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Queen of the Skies

Restoring the Lockheed Super Constellation

SHE was one of the most graceful aircraft to have flown … a real queen of the skies.

The sleek dolphin-shaped fuselage, the distinctive triple tail and features such as the pressurised cabin, overall speed and comfort made her an enduring symbol, the epitome of style in propeller-driven aircraft. 967 more words

Lucky Dip

Episode 108: Tegel's 707

Location:

Kol.Vor den Toren IV 272, 13629 Berlin (on Tegel’s tip)

Facts:

  • Hijacked in 1970
  • Given to West Berlin as a gift in 1986

On the edge of Tegel’s airport, near the Jungfernheide Forst, lies a massive and abandoned Boeing 707. 352 more words

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Check Six: First Boeing 707 rolls out – 60 years ago

From the This Day in Aviation website

The first production Boeing 707 jet-powered commercial airliner, serial number 17586 (Line Number 1), was rolled out at the Boeing aircraft assembly plant at Renton, Washington. 80 more words

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