UA 142 (KIAH-DNMM)
Arriving into RWY 28 40 minutes before sunrise. [1400 pix]
Scanned from a slide.
The upgraded Tu-134 interior, cruising at FL310 from Perm to Krasnodar. Built in 1983 and flew until 2009 with the air force.
As we departed as BA 341 to Heathrow we made a sharp bank all the way back towards the airport giving a stunning view of an airport in the middle of paradise. [Canon 7D]
First flight November 25 1980, delivered Zambia Airways July 30 1984. March 1 1996 to Monarch Airlines. Last passenger service in 2001 from Manchester to Orlando-Sanford. WFU late 2001, scrapped, ... (more)
Speedbird 269 touches down on LAX's runway 24R during the Golden Hours of spotting. BAW's scheme may appear dull in normal daylight, but with the sunset's golden light, it looks splendid. (1024px)