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OO-PSI

 

Boeing 707-321B (19378/672)

 

Date
Registration
Company
History
02/01/68 - Boeing Rolled out at Renton
26/01/68 - - Made its first flight from Renton
06/02/68 N455PA Pan American Delivered with name "Clipper Waverly"
00/03/78 - Air Afrique Leased
19/11/78 - Pan American Returned
21/11/78 - - Removed from service and placed in storage at Miami
15/01/79 - ATASCO Purchased. TAT 34112 hrs
17/01/79 - - Ferried Bermuda-Brussels. Blue cheatline without titles
18/01/79 OO-PST CER Purchased and registered with CoA 2943.
18/01/79 OO-PSA - Noted with dual registration. Belgian CAA refused certification of Arabic style lettering
01/02/79 OO-PSI - Reregistered (but in error painted as OO-PS1)
00/03/79 - Sobelair Leased
31/03/79 - - Noted at Brussels blue cheatline with "Sobelair" titles
01/02/81 - CER Returned and "Sobelair" titles removed
06/07/81 - Air Belgium Leased in CER colors with no titles
16/09/81 - CER Final flight and returned. TAT 37737 hrs of which 7 hrs with CER
17/09/81 - Aeroleasing and Sales Purchased a Brussels
25/09/81 - - Canx from Belgian register
25/09/81 5A-DJM United African Airlines Purchased and reregistered. Placed in storage at Brussels
04/11/81 - - Ferried to Stansted for maintenance
25/03/82 - - Ferried to Orly for painting. Named "Sebha"
31/03/82 - - Rolled out in full colors
03/04/82 - - Ferried to Tripoli on delivery
31/07/82 - Libyan Arab Airlines Transferred
00/12/91 - - Placed in storage at Cairo due to UN economic embargo on Libya. Full colors
00/01/93 (SU-BLK) National Overseas Airline Purchased and reregistered at Cairo. Registration was not painted on aircraft
00/06/96 5A-DJM - Still stored Cairo with full Libyan Arab Airlines colors and registration, covered with dust. TAT 43898
22/11/04 - - Still stored Cairo with full Libyan Arab Airlines colors and registration, covered with dust
00/00/09 - - Seen destroyed by fire (Summer 2009)
25/11/09 - - Seen being broken up

Source:

Individual Aircraft History of the Boeing 707 (Buchair USA)
The Boeing 707-720 and C-135 (Air-Britain Publication)
Airliners in Belgium - BCARG special 1 Boeing 707 Intercontinental (Aviation Society of Antwerp vzw)
Belgian Civil Aircraft since 1920 (MCP)
Jet Airliner Production List (TAHS)
JP Airline Fleets (Buchair)
Magazines: Aviation Letter, Scramble, Luftfahrt Journal, Jetstream, Carnets de Vol, Onze/Notre Sabena
Various text and photo material to be found on the internet like the B707 database maintained by Servaas Verbrugge.

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