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McDonnell Douglas DC-8-60 (HB-IDE)

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One of a series of eight Polaroid photos I took on the morning of 8 Oct 1979 from a field a short distance away from our apartment in Athens. This pic was extremely faded and I have used PS to restore it as much as possible, but when a Polaroid photo sits unprotected and exposed to light for 40 years, even Photoshop cannot restore it to "like new' condition.
Airline: Swissair Aircraft: DC-8-62 HB-IDE Accident Date: 7 Oct 1979
Persons on Board: 154 Fatalities: 14
Flight #: 316 Arriving From: Geneva

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Gary SchenauerPhoto Uploader
Although I posted some of this series of eight photos to other web sites a few years ago, this is the first of the eight that I have ever posted on FA.
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