14.08.1974: Assembled in Long Beach

03.01.1975: To Lufthansa, D-ADGO

11.02.1975: First service for Lufthansa

1976: Named (Bonn)

01.04.1980: Inaugurated Lufthansas route to Kuala Lumpur

01.05.1980: Inaugurated Lufthansas route to Atlanta and Dallas

1986: Name removed

03.06.1992: Leased to Kuwait Airways

26.02.1992: Returned to Lufthansa

18.01.1993: WFU and stored in Marana, Arizona

18.09.1994: Left from Marana

16.12.1994: Leased to SABENA

14.02.1995: Re-registred OO-SLG

27.04.1997: Last service for SABENA (LAST SABENA DC-10 FLIGHT !)

30.04.1997: Returned to Lufthansa, D-ADGO

06.05.1997: To Airfleet Credit Corporation and leased to Continental Airlines, N59083

Hours / cycles accumulated by 08/05/1997: 90531 / 19308

2001: Last service for Continental Airlines

29.09.2001: WFU and stored in Mojave

????: Returned to Airfleet Credit Corporation

16.08.2002: Leased to Omni Air International




3 CF6-50C2

Photo by Frank Schaefer

Stored in Marana, #170 was waiting with some other ex-Lufthansa fleetmates for a new carrier. (MZJ 04/1993)

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Photo by Martin Steiner

#170 had the honour to fly Sabenas last DC-10 service. It is seen here in Brussels in 1997, before wearing the "101 Dalmatians" colors.

Photo by Miguel Snoep

#170 in Amsterdam on September 30th 2000

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Photo by Michael Carter

#170 comes home to Long Beach while operating a college football charter (01/01/2003)

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