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Boeing 747-400 (PH-BFG)

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KLM- PH-BFG landing at TNCM St Maarten!!

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Gary Schenauer
Ultra-fabulous photo! There aren't enough "stars" to properly rate this snap! On a large auditorium wide-screen, this pic looks stunning! I so wish I had this pic as a poster in my aviation-themed office. Phenomenal photography, Daniel. (Low bow to a master photographer)
daniel jefPhoto Uploader
@ Gary Schenauer thanks you very much sir she is a awesome bird that we all miss!!
Fabio Alpelli
there's no doubts, it's a great shot! congratulations
Greg Byington
Yup, I love it, too!
A.Levent Bekdik
Extraordinary, another beautiful touchdown from Gentle Giant. Nice catch, thanks for sharing.
michel charron
Nice!
Marcelo Oscar Flammini
Great picture. Thanks for sharing.
David Seider
As others have stated... A wonderful photo of a beautiful subject.
A couple of things that I noticed: 1) It doesn't seem that the inboard main gear wheels have spun up yet...no smoke puffs. (Do the outboard mains make contact before the inboards?) 2) The rear truck of the starboard outboard gear is still a couple of inches up in the air!
Ah, the simple pleasures of being an airplane nerd!
Leon Kay
Interesting, I once asked a colleague if they can not spin up the wheels before landing, to put less stress on the tyres during landing. His explanation was that the giro effect created by the spinning wheels would cause the aircraft to be so stable that last minute direction changes would almost be impossible.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
07-Dec-2019 B744Toronto Pearson Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 06:15PM EST 07:15AM CET (+1) Scheduled
07-Dec-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Toronto Pearson Int'l () 01:40PM CET 03:25PM EST Scheduled
06-Dec-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 03:48AM IST 07:16AM CET 7:57
05-Dec-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 01:42PM CET 01:26AM IST (+1) 7:14
04-Dec-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 04:10AM IST 07:24AM CET 7:44
03-Dec-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 01:42PM CET 01:25AM IST (+1) 7:12
30-Nov-2019 B744Hato Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 06:36PM AST 08:30AM CET (+1) 8:53
30-Nov-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Hato Int'l () 11:10AM CET 03:35PM AST 9:25
30-Nov-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 04:53AM IST 08:23AM CET 7:59
29-Nov-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 01:22PM CET 01:20AM IST (+1) 7:27
29-Nov-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 03:33AM IST 07:10AM CET 8:06
28-Nov-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 01:23PM CET 01:00AM IST (+1) 7:07
28-Nov-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 03:44AM IST 07:23AM CET 8:08
27-Nov-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 01:25PM CET 01:10AM IST (+1) 7:14
27-Nov-2019 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 04:22AM IST 08:13AM CET 8:20
26-Nov-2019 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 02:23PM CET 02:04AM IST (+1) 7:10
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