This beauty, built in 1978, is seen here climbing effortlessly into the crisp morning air of a Hamburg autumn
Take off runway 33
To borrow a quote from Bill Shakespeare: "My kingdom for a 747!"
Having a bit of panning fun with a wet runway
Accelerating away on a wet runway and making quite a slash!
A very elegant classic rocketing out of runway 33 at Hamburg
Staring the sun head-on
D-ABYA Lufthansa's first 747-800 Intercontinental being towed onto the Lufthansa Technik ramp. Part of a promotional tour.