We were waiting during nearly 3 hours for the departure of this MD-11.
First photo on the web.
Five days before the picture was taken, when performing flight MP-71 to Sao Paulo Viracopos,SP (Brazil), was in the initial climb when the right hand engine (PW4462, #3) emitted a loud bang forcin... (more)
Martinair Cargo PH-MCU At AMS.
Rocketing off into the sky from rwy 24 for a flight to the US I'd think..!
Scanned from K64 slide.