The sun sets on the last of the Classics in the Qantas fleet. The next day the aircraft was flown to the US to be mothballed.
Not long before the retirement of this great aircraft from Qantas, this is one of its last visits to Brisbane
"City of Geraldton" taxing down alpha for the very last time. Thank you to the ARFFS for the water canon salute as this old bird commences one of her final flights.
Rare 1973 photo of Qantas B707-338C VH-EBV sidelined at Tullamarine, when the Melbourne Airport was two years old. (Qantas later operated a B747-338 also Registered VH-EBV.) This B707, named 'City... (more)
 Qantas 6182 to SYD this morning operated by "The City of Geraldton" does the last ever flight of a Qantas 747-338 out of Brisbane as they will soon be gone from the fle... (more)
Very rare to see a -300 in the U.S.
"City of Geraldton" deaprting as QF51 to Singapore. Sure is a pleasure to catch as she's on her last legs now. [1200px]
Lovely to see this old girl still flying, but not for much longer, dedicated to Tim Bowrey for his love of these Classic old 747-300's.
Being pushed in reverse from the Cargo Ramp to her gate. [1200 px]
nice classic for my first photo on jp.net
Glorious old bird on a glorious Auckland day.
Under the wing of the mighty 743. In Rolls Royce RB211-524D4 style. Now a regular into Auckland its nice to have a classic.
Del. 1985, 23 years and still going strong! Great to this queen still flying the skies.