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Boeing 747-400 (N450PA)

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Standing near Northern Lights Boulevard at Ted Stevens International Airport as this Polar 747 took off.

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ERNST LINNEMANN
Nils,
Help me here. Flaps appear to be full down. Are you sure it's not landing.
rapidwolve
Great shot Nils...love the backdrop of the mountains and clouds.
And NO Ernst, it's taking off..if it were landing it would be in HUGE trouble as not much runway left after this shot.
A.Levent Bekdik
If it is landing Ernst, to me, they are in trouble
Barry Byrne
The location given is a bit misleading. Northern Lights Blvd becomes Point Woronzof Road once you get west of Lake Hood Drive.

Nice picture, I've got many hours in that plane.
Sunil Kurian
Beautiful.
zx zczc
Definitely taking-off. The angle of attack is too acute for a landing approach; and yes, there is hardly any runway left...
John Giambone
Nil's, great shot! Thanks for sharing and posting it!
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
17-Jan-2019 B744Narita Int'l ()Anchorage Intl () 11:52AM JST 10:11PM AKST (-1) En Route
16-Jan-2019 B744Narita Int'l ()Chubu Centrair Int'l (Centrair) () 10:01PM JST 10:52PM JST 0:50
16-Jan-2019 B744Shanghai Pudong Int'l ()Narita Int'l () 06:33AM CST 09:27AM JST 1:53
15-Jan-2019 B744Narita Int'l ()Chubu Centrair Int'l (Centrair) () 10:10PM JST 10:57PM JST 0:46
15-Jan-2019 B744Shanghai Pudong Int'l ()Narita Int'l () 05:59AM CST 09:04AM JST 2:04
14-Jan-2019 B744Narita Int'l ()Chubu Centrair Int'l (Centrair) () 10:05PM JST 10:46PM JST 0:40
13-Jan-2019 B744Anchorage Intl ()Narita Int'l () 07:36PM AKST 07:56PM JST (+1) 6:20
13-Jan-2019 B744Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport ()Anchorage Intl () 03:59PM EST 06:10PM AKST 6:10
12-Jan-2019 B744Los Angeles Intl ()Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport () 06:22PM PST 12:37AM EST (+1) 3:14
12-Jan-2019 B744Anchorage Intl ()Los Angeles Intl () 10:58AM AKST 04:43PM PST 4:44
12-Jan-2019 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Anchorage Intl () 03:56PM HKT 08:12AM AKST 9:15
12-Jan-2019 B744Incheon Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 07:06AM KST 09:23AM HKT 3:16
11-Jan-2019 B744Narita Int'l ()Incheon Int'l () 10:33AM JST 12:50PM KST 2:16
10-Jan-2019 B744Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport ()Narita Int'l () 05:15AM EST 08:11AM JST (+1) 12:55
09-Jan-2019 B744Anchorage Intl ()Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport () 03:11PM AKST 12:31AM EST (+1) 5:19
09-Jan-2019 B744Shanghai Pudong Int'l ()Anchorage Intl () 11:05PM CST 01:33PM AKST 7:27
09-Jan-2019 B744Incheon Int'l ()Shanghai Pudong Int'l () 05:30AM KST 06:01AM CST 1:30
07-Jan-2019 B744Los Angeles Intl ()Incheon Int'l () 11:00PM PST 03:48AM KST (+2) 11:48
07-Jan-2019 B744Anchorage Intl ()Los Angeles Intl () 03:02PM AKST 08:50PM PST 4:48
07-Jan-2019 B744Incheon Int'l ()Anchorage Intl () 10:46PM KST 11:55AM AKST 7:08
05-Jan-2019 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Almaty () 11:15AM HKT 03:08PM +06 5:52
04-Jan-2019 B744Incheon Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 05:51AM KST 07:56AM HKT 3:04
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