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378 viewsAirline: TAMEType: Airbus A-319Registration: HC-CGTAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011Ex Spirit airlines N511NK aquired by Tame in August 2008 and has recently been repainted into this new livery with a simple lght blue wave on the fuselage. This is the only 319 in the company fleet.
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378 viewsAirline: Allegiant AirType: MD-80Registration: N408NVAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010A popular Vegas performing act is the "Blue Man Group". It is posibble to catch this bird here since there are about seventeen Allegiants based at LAS.
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377 viewsAirline: Virgin AtlanticType: Boeing 747-400Registration: G-VXLGAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010Virgin's new large titles 747 which seems to have a darker red color than previous paint schemes. Typical smokey touchdown shot from the public viewing area. I can't think of any other airport with this great a shot at touchdowns!
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376 viewsAirline: Piper AircraftType: Piper PA-47-2400J PiperJetRegistration: N360PJAirport: OSHCity: OshkoshState: WisconsinCountry: USADate Taken: 2009Developed in 2008 and powered by a Williams International FJ44-3AP flat-rated to 2,400 pounds of thrust engine. Costing $2.1 million it is scheduled for FAA certification in the second quarter of 2011.
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376 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N9056RAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010In 1956 this DC-6 flew for Canadian Pacific airlines and later became an airtanker, fitted with a large belly tank to drop fire retardent or "slury" on forest fires. It flew as a tanker for Securite Civile in France who flew several DC-6's and now fly mostly CL-215's. Later moving on to Conair,a Canadian forestry airtanker service, in 1988 for fires throughout the Providences before being purchased by Everts in 2000 as Conair has mostly transitioned to Convair 580 turboprop tankers.
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375 viewsAirline: Air Supply Alaska (ASA)Type: Beech 18Registration: N9210Airport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 6, 2011ASA is going through some rough times and the company will be up for sale this summer.
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375 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: Curtiss C-46 CommandoRegistration: N1822MAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 6, 2011"Salmon Ella" starts her taxi from the loading area. Bound for Beluga airfield with 2,000 gallons of unleaded fuel onboard.
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375 viewsAirline: Trans NorthernType: Douglas C-117Registration: N29TNAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Looks to be in perfect condition except for missing props. Hope to see this one flying soon. Currently the sister Super DC-3 N32TN sitting next to N29TN is the currently operational cargo hauler.
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375 viewsAirline: DeltaType: Douglas DC-9Registration: N765NCAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: November 27, 2010Originally delivered to North Central airlines in 1976, went to Republic and Northwest airlines before Delta aquired her on December 29, 2008.
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374 viewsType: DC-3Registration: 41-6315Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010This was one of two aircraft that sold rides at $300 and flew during the weekend in celebration of the DC-3's 75th anniversary.
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374 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N151Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Telephoto shot showing a DC-6 taxiing out from the Everts ramp with downtown Anchorage and the Chugach mountain range in the background.
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374 viewsAirline: Air Canada Kids HorizonType: A-319Registration: C-GBHZAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 27, 2010Kids' Horizons works in partnership with charities and non-profit organizations to offer effective programs that make a difference in the lives of young Canadians. Kids' Horizons is especially focused on the health of Canadian youth, alleviating child poverty, and answering the wishes of seriously ill children.

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374 viewsAirline: DeltaType: Boeing 757-200Registration: N696DLAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010Great location of the public viewing area to capture close action without any police hassle.
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373 viewsAirline: Legendary Airliners - Eastern Type: Douglas DC-7BRegistration: N836DAirport: N/ACity: inflightState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: January 15, 2011B&W rendition as we cruise heading 180 along South Florida's coastline at 500 feet. It's an amazingly well restored DC-7 that once sat in Minneapolis, Minnesota for 33 years before taking to the air again.
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373 viewsAirline: MartinairType: MD-11Registration: PH-MCUAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: unknown"Princess Maxima" painted in a Poppy scheme which looks a lot like roses is now repainted in the normal livery.
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373 viewsAirline: Avient cargoType: MD-11Registration: Z-BVTAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011Avient has one MD-11 and three DC-10 aircraft and is based in Zimbabwe, Africa. This is definitely not an airline you will see operating to the United States. She does a Hong Kong schedule most often.
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371 viewsAirline: Delta Type: Lockheed L-1011 TristarRegistration: N/AAirport: VCVCity: VictorvilleState: CaliforniaCountry: USADate Taken: August 2004Great angle from under the wing of an ex-Kalitta tristar is a line up of eleven ex-Delta L-1011's. For most of them may you rest in one piece!
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371 viewsAirline: Great Wall airlinesType: Boeing 747-400Registration: B-2430Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Great Wall has two 747 freighters. This one aquired from Singapore airlines 9V-SMT in 2007.
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371 viewsAirline: TAMEType: Embraer E-190Registration: HC-CEZAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011Delivered late in 2006 this E-190 now has a recently applied new paint scheme for TAME.
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371 viewsAirline: DeltaType: 767-300Registration: N177DNAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: December 23, 2010Delta has already converted about 10 767-300's with winglets. Starting several years ago they began adding winglets to their 757 and 767's. Delta is also installing winglets on LAN 767-300 aircraft. The way fuel prices are going up, the decision to install them will pay off.
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371 viewsAirline: Bush Air CargoType: Douglas DC-3Registration: N777YAAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Previously flown as Woods Air Cargo, this DC-3 has kept the same paint scheme and only the first name is different. Palmer has several DC-3's still in service.
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371 viewsAirline: SouthwestType: 737Registration: N714CBAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010Classic retro paint. One of their many special paint schemes and seen here touching down in late afternoon. Sun sets in LAS at 4:30pm and rises at 6:30am which makes for a short shooting day.
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371 viewsAirline: Allegiant AirType: MD-80Registration: N866GAAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010Great location at LAS to catch some telephoto takeoffs on runway 1L and on runway 25R.
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370 viewsAirline: United Parcel ServiceType: Boeing 767-300Registration: N335UPAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011Rare to see a 767 into Quito. Normally UPS brings a Boeing 757 aircraft with almost daily service.
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370 viewsAirline: Florida WestType: Boeing 767-300Registration: N422LAAirport: MIACity: MiamiState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: January 2011Not the usual white fuselage paint scheme but this bare metal bird shines as she did with the previous operator JAL. Florida West began all jet cargo service back in the late 1980's with 707's, then down to a sole DC-8, and now is ramping up to a couple 767's.
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