"Clipper Defender". Seen carrying spare engine between engine #2 and fuselage. Sadly, damaged beyond economical repair and W/O August 4, 1983 after landing in bad hailstorm at Karachi, Pakistan.
"Princess of Bali". Parked at West Imperial Terminal after mid-morning arrival. Red tail is a British Airtours 707-436 from LGW. Note United 727 in air.
"Gloria". Starting her take-off roll runway 27.
Japan 62 heavy is rolling runway 24L while a TWA 707 is over the numbers landing runway 24R. To N703CK.
Varig 861 heavy from NRT is being loaded at Continental Cargo for her cargo flight to Panama. To N107BV N8190U and 4K-AZ3. Note United and PSA 727's.
Condor yankee hotel heavy runway 24L cleared for take-off. Routing LAX-ORD-FRA. Sold as HL7447.
"Donna". Awaiting take-off clearance runway 27. To N58AJ.
"Jerry Lewis". Ex "Geraldine". Over the numbers landing runway 27. To N151AA and N360AX.
DC-10 Luxury Liner departing runway 24L.
Another banana rolling runway 24L.
A banana prop approaches runway 24L for departure to the El Centro area.
This banana is holding short for a TWA 727 departing runway 24L.
This banana is rolling runway 27 on her way back to LAS. Ex N907H.
"Renee". Being towed onto gate after flight from MIA. Usually brought -30's to LAX w/ center gear left up. From distance looked like a -10. Also, U.S. flag was only on -30's as -10's flew most... (more)
Operated by Mesa Airlines Pilot Development / Arizona State University. Based out of Williams-Gateway (IWA). That day, the AN-225 brought in heavy generator equipment in from the Ukraine.