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Boeing 727-200 (VH-RMW)


On short final for runway 23, Adelaide, Sth Aust, Sunday March 14, 1982.


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Gavin HughesPhoto Uploader
I can't recall, but the shallow angle below the aircraft would suggest I took this from inside the terminal. The ugly scars in the hills were a former quarrying operation. A lot of planted vegetation natural regrowth and some re-sculpting has returned the hills to a better state.
Joan Williams
Awesome shot Gavin! Can't hate a good shot of a tri-holer!
Nice shot of Romeo Mike Whiskey in Adelaide. The Ansett 3 crew cockpit in the earlier B727-100 series and also the -200 series had the benefit of the F/E Flight Engineer being a technician who had actually spent a lot of time in the maintenance hangars before they applied for a cockpit role.
Darryl Sarno
Great shot of this beautiful and classic aircraft! Love the B727!
Gavin HughesPhoto Uploader
Dean, Chris, Darryl - thank you guys for for your compliments and comments.
Gavin HughesPhoto Uploader
I have a correction to info in my first comment. It took a lot of hours to come back to me...there is a mound inside the northern boundary of the airport but in those days was outside the fence and this pic was taken from there. Was a very popular spot, just couldn't remember it - damn this getting older crap!
Love these classic shot!!
Gavin HughesPhoto Uploader
Thanks rwb. There are plenty more, but it takes time!
Great Shot Gavin,flew on this bird a couple of times!
Jeroen Stroes
Gavin HughesPhoto Uploader
Mike and Jeroen...thank you.
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