French Air Force, C-135F, 312739
RR9954 45n 17w 16:05 190 48n 10w 17:18 LND/Lands End next, ETA EGVN/Brize Norton 19:00, outside temp' -21°C, wind 290/20
Royal Air Force, Shorts Belfast
VV 76RM departed Luxembourg 14:45 10w 16:46 F260 61n 13w next ETA Keflavik 19:00
U S Navy, P-3 (?)
LX-LGV ground HF radio check at Dublin on 5616 SSB, strength 5x5 at 23:30. No response from Shanwick!
Luxair, B.707-373C-H, LX-LGV
[Photo: at Luxembourg in August 1977 © Mick Bajcar]
Regrettably it ended its days on 26th January 1982 when it was attacked by an Iraqi or Israeli fighter aircraft whilst flying a cargo of military supplies from Libya to Damascus. It managed to land at Damascus but was considered beyond repair. It was the operating with Alyemda, as 7O-ACJ having been sold to them in May 1979 from Air Algerie.