11.12.1972: Assembled in Long Beach

27.02.1973: To THY - Türk Hava Yollari (Izmir), TC-JAY

09.1980: Leased to Nigeria Airways

11.1980: Returned to THY - Türk Hava Yollari

12.1987: Leased to Bogazici Air Transport (Yenikoy)

11.01.1990: To Federal Express (Maryrea), N68059

18.09.1991: To Mc Donnell-Douglas sold TLC Orchid Company and leased to Federal Express

01.10.1991: Converted to DC-10-10F (AF)

????: New name: FedEx


later -10F(AF)



3 CF6-6D

Photo by Jos van den Broeck

#78 flew on THY's long-range routes for almost 15 years.

Photo by Frank Schaefer

Bogazici Air Transport heavy #078 in Munich/Riem.

Photo by Ken Fielding

#78 in Newark on April 29th 2000.

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