Departing to Montreal during the last summer of passenger MD-11 flights. Farewell MD you will be missed.
KL9865 operating a ferry flight towards the Mojave desert via Seattle has left the surface of her former homebase Amsterdam Schiphol Airport for the very last time.. Farewell KL MD-11! [1200 pix]
Seen here at holding point with elevators at 'up' position, presuming that the pilots are doing a flight controls check prior to being cleared to line up and take off from runway 34.
Scanned from K64 slide.
"The old lady" drying the runway 13R, Friend and pilot of this beauty Andres Mesa, Dedicated to him.