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Airbus Industrie A330-223 (296)


Date: 09/1999

Location: TLS/LFBO

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: this A330 of Sabena arrived at Brussels on October 10 1999. Here captured prior delivery in its only color scheme and with French test registration "F-WWYC", the airframe remained operational till one day before the demise of the carrier on November 7 2001.

Date: 08/2002

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: after a 4 month period of storage at Bordeaux, it arrived again at Brussels on April 17 2002, this time in the colors of VG Airlines, but with Delsey titles and baptized as "Michael Toman" to one of the grandkids of Van Gaever. It became operational on June 20 2002 but later that year all flying activities ceased on October 23 and after a couple months of storage (at Phapos and Montreal) the airframe was cancelled to Ireland on January 6 2003.   


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