Super Rare El Al livery In Action!!

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Super Rare El Al livery In Action!!

Postby Aharon » Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:27 am

Shalom and greetings all my pals,

Presenting a nice history recreation of real world El Al 707 flight from LIRF Rome–Fiumicino International Airport located in Rome, Italy to LFML Marseille Provence Airport located 17 miles northwest of Marseille in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur région of France.

Fully boarded and ready for pushback!!

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Dig nice tail!!! Sorry about peel weathering on some words. Blame on hot weather and cold weather!!!

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After pushback now starting engines with massive start up smoke

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Engines roaring with more smoke to start taxi from passenger apron to taxiway to short of runway 34R

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Entering into taxiway D to taxi to short of runway 34R

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Sorry cannot resist another view of the tail

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After holding short of the runway and after finally receiving take off clearance from the airport tower now revving up engines with more massive smokes to start taxi and enter into runway for take off

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Airborne now retracting landing gear on climb to Fl320

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Making little left turn westward to start the route PODOX T246 MIRSA UL127 STP A3 RUBIT G7 LANKO

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leaving Italy to enter and cross waters of Tyrrhenian Sea

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Still on climb to fl320 now passing through clouds

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Now cruising at fl320 above lots of puffs of clouds

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Passing island of Pianosa known as prison island where there used to be penal colony housing of 800 prisoners during era of 1900s especially Mafia bosses until 1998 the date of closing of prison. Now it has only 10 residents

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Approaching to pass on right Elba island which was famous exile place for Napoleon under capture for years until he managed to escape to France

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Passing on left island of Corsica

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Passing LFKB Bastia – Poretta Airport located 11 miles south southeast of Bastia on the same island

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Descending from Fl320 to 5,000 ft on way to runway 32R

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At 5,000 ft above French countyside

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Making right turn on way to the runway passing stadium in wrong shape called Orange Velodrome which is home to soccer team ligue 1 and rugby team RC Toulon

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Passing famous church called Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde below behind the wings of the plane and nice port called Vieux Port below the plane nose

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On final runway to runway 32R with background view of high green hills of Parc Naturel Regina de la Sainte-Baume

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Seconds before touchdown

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Ok 2 seconds before touchdown

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Touchdown!!!

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Front landing gear gliding down smoothly

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Front wheels making ground contact

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Exiting from runway into taxiway D3 toward gate

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Revving up engines during long taxi to spew out smoke to excite airport spotting photograhers into using up their entire 35mm film rolls

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Arriving at gate

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Thank you for viewing and please stay tuned for next exciting flight!!

Regards,

Aharon
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Re: Super Rare El Al livery In Action!!

Postby Splitpin » Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:36 pm

Great post ....interesting history ...well done, yourself and HJG ?
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Re: Super Rare El Al livery In Action!!

Postby Aharon » Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:44 am

Splitpin,

Thanks for kind words. Yes you are correct it is HJG model base.

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