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747SP users meeting

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   November 01, 2016  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on 747SP users meeting

747SP users meeting Sharing lessons learned During 3 days in October a special meeting took place at Palmdale, USA. It was what you could call a “747SP users meeting“.  On the ramp you could see the NASA / SOFIA B747SP N747NA parked next to the Pratt & Whitney Canada B747SP

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N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   November 26, 2014  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM

N747NA NASA B747SP rolls out at HAM NASA’s B747SP N747NA ( c/n: 21441 ) rolloed out of Lufthansa Technik’s hangar yesterday for engine runs. It was a foggy morning as the 747SP rolled out after several months in the LH hangar. Photo: @SOFIAtelescope   Enjoy this video of her time

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SOFIA First Flight

Posted by Tommy Mogren  /   April 26, 2007  /   Posted in News  /   Comments Off on 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.

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