Remarks: This one’s had a long history and has been with a number of other airlines before flying with Kalitta. Originally delivered as a -259BM in ‘79 she was later converted to an SF freighter.
She has been with Avianca (HK-2300/HK-2980X/EI-CEO/), Chemco (HK-2300), Tower Air (EI-CEO/ N621FF), Garuda Indonesia/Tower Air (N621FF) UPS (N527UP) & Polar Air Cargo (N924FT).
Remarks: This aircraft has seen many liveries since built in 1979. First delivered to Avianca as HK-2300 from 79-83. Chemco as HK-2980X 83-92, back to Avianca EI-CEO from 92-95, Tower Air N621FF 95-97, then Polar Air Cargo as N924FT in 2000, then to UPS as N527UP 2001, then back to Polar as N924FT in 2003.. N701CK has been with Kalitta Air since 05..