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NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/15

Postby The Inspector » Sun Nov 01, 2015 1:40 pm

NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport.
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby Lt. Commander Data » Sun Nov 01, 2015 3:15 pm

I saw that when we went to Christchurch back in July. Was this the one used to launch the Shuttles?
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby The Inspector » Sun Nov 01, 2015 4:46 pm

Lt. Commander Data wrote:I saw that when we went to Christchurch back in July. Was this the one used to launch the Shuttles?



No, this is a mini jumbo, way to small for that
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby Rick R » Sun Nov 01, 2015 10:04 pm

Enjoy.
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby awatea36 » Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:06 pm

Converted 747 SP ?
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby boronia » Mon Nov 02, 2015 8:39 pm

The SOFIA aircraft is a modified Boeing 747SP widebody (serial number 21441, line number 306; registration N747NA;[11] callsign NASA747[11]) with a distinguished history.
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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby CCCC » Tue Nov 03, 2015 10:11 pm

awatea36 wrote:Converted 747 SP ?


Thats what I thought , was not to many of them , Qantas had 2 ??

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Re: NASA N747NA (Boeing 747) at Christchurch Airport. 18/7/1

Postby The Inspector » Wed Nov 04, 2015 4:20 pm

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