• 2 Syrianair B747SP in Riyadh

    Syrianair B747SP in Riyadh

    Mrs. Ghaida Abdullatif, Syrian Arab Airlines Managing Director & CEO, visited AlSalam Aircraft Co to check the actual status of the project workflow for the first time after the Syrian Air 2 Boeing-747SP’s were inducted for heavy maintenance.
  • Syrianair B747SP to AlSalam

    AlSalam Aircraft Co wins the deal worth US$50 million. Alsalam will perform heavy maintenance D-Check and replace the landing gear at Alsalam’s facilities at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh
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    Syrianair B747SP returns into service

    Syrianair will take both their B747SP back into service! The USA have given green light to export spare-parts required to repair the 2 B747SP operated by Syrianair, YK-AHA msn 21174 and YK-AHB msn 21175. Both Syrian B747SP's were grounded in Damascus and have been seen parked for a long time.  "Two ...
  • SOFIA First Flight

    L-3 Communications announced today that NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), completed its first test flight following extensive aircraft modification and telescope integration at the company's L-3 Integrated Systems (L-3 IS) Waco, Texas facility.
  • South African Airways last 747SP flight

    On September 30th, ZS-SPC, known more fondly by the name "Maluti," lifted off the runway for a short ferry flight to the SAA Museum at nearby Rand Airport. It would be the last time an SAA marked 747SP would be airborne.
  • N136SW 747SP Pratt & Whitney

    N136SW Being Scrapped

    A former CAAC and Air China 747SP that has been housed at a Pratt & Whitney facility in Plattsburgh, NY, is in the process of being cut up for scrap. N136SW, cn 21933/455, has been at Plattsburgh since June of 2001. Used primarily to provide spare parts for another Pratt ...
  • SOFIA 747SP Grounded?

    Funding for joint NASA-DLR program cut out of Fiscal Year 2007 budget program currently operating week-to-week and may be halted entirely by early summer.
  • N4522V Global Peace Ambassadors

    N4522V enters C-check in Dallas

    Global Peace Initiative 747SP to be serviced by furloughed United mechanics
  • P4-FSH Star Triple Seven

    P4-FSH is on the move

    Angley Ministries 747SP to pay a visit to the Great White North of Canada
  • 747SP Supplies for Tsunami Victims

    Relief Effort Conducted by Global Peace Initiative.747SP Picking up Supplies for Tsunami Victims to Land at Orlando Sanford