Been waiting for the opportunity to catch a FedEx painted Swiftair for some time. Finally got the chance.
'Contract 1CL" lined up on Runway 05, ready for departure to Newcastle on the nightly freight run.
Landing RWY 33L.
V MAD Spotterday
The ATR has a long career in the USA, starting ops in 1991 with Simmons Airlines, followed by Flagship Airlines American Eagle and again Simmons Airlines and finally Federall Express. In 2005 it w... (more)