06.12.1972: Assembled in Long Beach (Planned registartion: TU-TCG)

28.02.1973: To Air Afrique (Libreville), TU-TAL

06.02.1985: Leased to JAT

13.11.1986: Returned to Air Afrique

06.1996: To AOM Finance SA and leased to AOM French Airlines, F-GDTI

21.12.1999: Written off after overrunning runway at Guatemala City/La Aurora (18 killed / 201 survived)




3 CF6-50C

Photo by Mathias Henig

TU-TAL was on of three DC-10s which were operated on Air Afriques long-haul network. The struggling airline now uses A300s and A310s on these flights.

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