Remarks: One of lasts photos of this aircraft ever captured. Crashed Jun.1 , 2009 on Atlantic Ocean aprox. 1300km from brasilian coast near TASIL waypoint kiling all 228 passengers and crewmembers onboard. Sadly day , worst crash in AF history. At this time [June 12 ] cause of crash unknown. My condolences to the families of victims flight AF447.
Remarks: One of most known spotting locations - approach at 28. Location : USG parking lot and Scott St near Mannheim/Lawrence intersection in Schiller Pk.
Dedicated to Tod , who is currently taking a shot of EI-DIP as AZA628 approaching 27L. [Google Earth 41°58'2.84"N 87°52'32.61"W]
Remarks: Away from their homes. Grounded due to volcanic activity in Iceland. At O'hare were grounded following aircrafts : 2x SAS (A333) , 3x DLH (A333 , A343) , 3x GEC (MD11) , 1xBAW (B772), 1xKLM (B744), 1xAIC (B773), 1xLOT (B763) , 1xAFR (A332). Only five were depictes on photo. Also there is EIA B742 tail visible in the distance that was parked at North Cargo ramp.