26.09.1974: Assembled in Long Beach (planned registration: PP-VMC)

07.11.1974: To VARIG, PP-VMQ

????: To Aircraft 46941 Inc. and leased back to VARIG

06.07.1996: Involved in accident when taxied into jetbridge where engine #1 was damaged

01.05.1999: Transferred to PLUNA

27.01.2000: WFU and stored in Tucson

04.2000: Broken up in Tucson




3 CF6-50C2

Photo by Frank Schaefer

#179 at London/Heathrow in 1996

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Photo by Rob

After a long career with VARIG, #176 was retired in Tucson where it was broken up for spares.

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Previous aircraft: 46770/ 175 Next aircraft: 47808/ 177

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