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Monday, 12 November 2018

Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)

US - Marine Corps
Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)
162230
VMAQ-2
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-11-12

Arriving at Lajes!

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (L-382G)

Prescott Support
Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (L-382G)
N3755P
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-10-28

Almost ready to depart on rwy 33!

Saturday, 27 October 2018

Antonov An-12BK

Ukraine Air Alliance
Antonov An-12BK
UR-CAH
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-10-27

Resting on appron "F"

Sunday, 14 October 2018

C-47A Skytrain (DC-3C-47A-25-DK)

Springbok Classic Air
C-47A Skytrain (DC-3C-47A-25-DK)
ZS-CAI
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-10-13

What an awesome surprise!! The sound of those engines its priceless! What a pice of history! Equipped with two Pratt & Whitney R1830 this 74 year old bird was delivered to USAAF in 1944 as 42-93610 then to RAF as KG674 and in July 1944 delivered to SAAF as 6838. Finaly in 1958 got the registration ZS-CAI! 

Monday, 24 September 2018

Boeing 777-236/ER

British Airways
Boeing 777-236/ER
G-VIIY
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-24

Emergency landing! This B772 was making the fligh BA2159 from London to Vieux Fort when a medical problem with one of her pasengers made her divert to Lajes! 

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Ilyushin Il-76TD-90VD

Volga Dnepr
Ilyushin Il-76TD-90VD
RA-76511
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-20

Arriving at Lajes with a awesome blue sky! What a nice surprise!

Boeing 767-35D/ER

Privilege Style
Boeing 767-35D/ER
EC-LZO
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-20

Operating for Azores Airlines 


Monday, 17 September 2018

Airbus A330-323

Air Caraibes
Airbus A330-323
F-OONE
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-17

Flight FWI56Y from Santo Domingo to Paris had do diverto to Lajes and make a emergency landing due some technical problem!

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Boeing 767-432/ER

Delta Airlines
Boeing 767-432/ER
N826MH
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-05

Emergency landing due to medical problem with one of her passengers. Flight 109 from Madrid to Atlanta! 


Sunday, 2 September 2018

Airbus A330-343

Evelop
Airbus A330-343
EC-LXA
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-09-02

Making an Azores Airlines flight!

Monday, 27 August 2018

Boeing 777-328/ER

Air France
Boeing 777-328/ER
F-GSQO
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-08-26

This huge T7 had to divert to Lajes while making the flight AF847 from Fort-de-France to Paris due a medical problem with one of her passengers! 

Friday, 24 August 2018

Lockheed EC-130H Hercules

US - Air Force
Lockheed EC-130H Hercules
73-1585
Lajes/Azores (LPLA)
2018-08-24

Short after deparing on rwy 15!