From: firstname.lastname@example.org (James Strickland) Organization: Simon Fraser University Date: 31 Mar 94 00:30:02 PST References: 1 2 3
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In article <airliners.1994.1073@orchard.Chicago.COM> kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) writes: <someone else wrote>: >>I am not certain the United 727 is at Boeing field. It is not parked >>at the Museum of Flight. Rumor has it that is is up at Paine Field >>in Everett. > >I didn't see it at Boeing Field last summer either. If it flew >elsewhere, they must have found some new engines because United >donated the airframe but wanted to get the engines back as soon >as it was ferried to its final location. If you are referring to a United Airlines Boeing 727 with registration N7001U, upper fuselage painted white with a blue stripe along the windows and a blue/red "stripe" up the tail, well... it is indeed at Paine Field in Everett, at least as of mid-February. It was parked just outside a hangar which was labelled So-and-so aircraft restorers. (I forget the name). There was also a BOAC Comet (EVCC) parked nearby. -- James Strickland "No silicon heaven?!? email@example.com Where would all the calculators go?"