Picture taken only 7 days before the plane crash in Venezuela
Last July 7th when I was waiting for my trip from MDE to BOG this latest WEST Aruba baby was a very nice surprise in their new livery. Sadly 1 month later, on August 16th, an WEST charter flight w... (more)
What is this???? Crashed in Venezuela the 16th august 2005 with 160 passengers on board.
What is this? Crashed in Venezuela the 16th August 2005 with 160 passengers on board.
With the old livery [Olympus C-765 / 1/1000 sec / f/3.7]
This airplane crashed in Venezuela the 16th August 2005 killing all 160 passengers on board. Descansen en paz. [Nikon D70]
This airplane crashed in Venezuela the 16th August 2005 with 160 passengers on board.
Guys, do you think this MD-81 should go any lower? I don't know if this is standard for MD-81's but boy, a couple of inches more and it would look like the MLY 777! (Olympus C-740UZ).
WCA's only LET operating with the company's new colors unexpectedly visits SKRG due to bad weather at its destination airport (SKMD).
No engines, no scheme, sad situation for this plane.
Something you almost never get to see, the JT8D engine with cowlings open. Special thanks to the friendly guys at WCA who opened it up completely just for this picture.
Taxiing to gate 5.
HK-4302 waits at SKRG's gate 5 with a strange nose.