Ready for take off runway 13
Arriving very late from Mitiga for fuel due to the shortage at Mitiga. Wth 500 Pakistanis onboard after being evacuated from Libya
PIA8002, routing ISB-MJI-MLA-ISB... Landed in Malta after evacuating the Pakistani nationals from Libya to re-fuel since there isn't fuel available in Mitiga.
After landing from Mitiga with a full load (502!) of Pakistani evacuees from Libya. What a sight!!! Very lucky catch from our side, since moments before, while this B747 was in Mitiga airport, the... (more)
Coming here for a fuel Stop due to no fuel at Mitiga !!
Cathay Pacific Airways - B747-367 - B-HOM
It was always watching these classic 747s departing from Manchester on warm sunny days. Quite often they would be heading towards the end of the runway before rotating.
A sight no longer seen... The PIA 747 seconds before touchdown on Manchester's 24R, as viewed from the Airport Hotel.