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OO-SGB

 

B747-129(SCD) (20402)

 


Date: 1970

Location: BFI/KBFI

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: the second B747 airframe for Sabena was delivered at Brussels on December 18 1970. Here captured prior delivery in her first livery. 

Date: 13/04/1971

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it went operational on February 16 1971.

Date: 06/1971

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: after arrival on rwy 26R (in 1974 renamed to 25R), taxiing to the gate.

Date: -

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: arriving on runway 26L (in 1974 renamed to 25L) after another long haul flight.

Date: 10/1975

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: during the first months of 1974, it was converted by Boeing to SCD (Side Cargo Door) on the left side. Also in the upper deck the 3 standard windows were replaced by 10 and the color of the belly became grey. 

Date: 1978

Location: -

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: second livery which was adopted by 1976.

Date: -

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: lovely landing shot on runway 25L.

Date: 06/08/1989

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: third and final livery adopted in 1984, it was operational till September 1990. 

Date: 1990

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: when stored at Brussels its markings were neutralized. Later ferried to Schiphol on December 14 1990, still as "OO-SGB". The next day it was handed over to Nationair (Canada) as "C-GNXH", which on its turn immediate subleased it to Garuda. 

 

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