747SP Production list

Chronological order of events for airframe 21132
Dates in Black are considered exact and dates in Red are approximate.
1974-07-16ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOtherOrder placed for the aircraft.
1976-01-27ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysRoll OutPAENew aircraft rolled out
1976-02-17ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysFirst Flight
1976-03-23ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysDeliveredCPTWorld Record
1976-05-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOriginalMatroosbergSeenJNBPhoto
1976-06-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOriginalMatroosbergSeenLHR
1977-04-02ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysFlightCPTNon-stop flight from LHR to CPT with Captain G. van Renen and FEO Jurg Luthi.
Dep. LHR 19:10 Arr. CPT 08:20 = 13:10 Hrs
1977-07-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOriginalMatroosbergSeenFRA
1980-03-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOriginalMatroosbergSeen
1980-10-13ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOtherJNBAircraft landed from service.
1980-10-14ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysRolled InJNBAircraft rolled into hangar for repaint into Luxair colours.
1980-10-21ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysOtherJNBAircraft in hangar between 14-21 october.
1980-10-21ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysOtherJNBNew technical log created: To be repainted into Luxair livery.
1980-10-22LX-LTMLuxairFull c/sSeenJNBAircraft seen outside hangars in full Luxair colours.
1980-10-22LX-LTMLuxairOtherJNBQuickly rolled in hangar again after exposure in British press.
1980-10-29ZS-SPANo TitlesBasic Luxair coloursOtherJNBDeparted as Luxair 184
1981-01-01ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysReturned
1981-03-14ZS-SPANo TitlesBasic Luxair c/sSeenZRHPhoto
1981-03-21ZS-SPANo TitlesBasic Luxair c/sSeenZRH
1981-04-15ZS-SPAOtherJNBRolled into hangar for repaint into: SAA titles, luxair fuselage.
1981-05-30ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysBasic Luxair c/sSeenZRH
1981-06-12ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysBasic Luxair c/sSeenZRH
1981-07-01ZS-SPASAA - South African AirwaysBasic Luxair c/sSeenZRHPhoto
1981-09-09ZS-SPASAA - South African AirwaysOld, old flagMatroosbergSeenJNBPhoto
1984-01-04ZS-SPASAA - South African AirwaysOld, old flag, 50 years stickerMatroosbergSeenZRH
1984-01-10ZS-SPASAA - South African AirwaysOld, old flag, 50 years stickerMatroosbergSeenJNBPhoto
1987-02-16ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysRolled InJNBRolled into hangar for repaint into: Air Mauritius 3B-NAJ
1987-04-013B-NAJAir MauritiusChateau Mon PlaisirLeased
1987-04-123B-NAJAir MauritiusChateau Mon PlaisirSeenLHR
1989-06-183B-NAJAir MauritiusChateau Mon PlaisirSeenORYPhoto
1989-11-013B-NAJAir MauritiusChateau Mon PlaisirSeenZRHPhoto
1994-05-31ZS-SPASAA-South African AirwaysReturned
1995-01-23ZS-SPAOtherJNBRolled into hangar for repaint into: Alliance
1995-04-01ZS-SPAAllianceOriginal liverySeenJNBPhoto
1995-07-03ZS-SPAAllianceOriginal liverySeenLHROperating first flight for Alliance
1995-11-01ZS-SPAAllianceOriginal livery, 3 flags addedSeenLHRPhoto
1997-06-23ZS-SPAAllianceOriginal livery, 3 FlagsSeenCDG See Photo
1997-10-31ZS-SPAAllianceStatus63325 hours, 13090 cycles.
1998-02-01ZS-SPAAlliance AirNew livery. New lions head, 4 flags, white engines and black registrationSeenJNBPhoto
1998-03-04ZS-SPAAlliance AirIncidentLHRGround handling vehicle reversed into nbr 4 engine.
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1999-01-01ZS-SPAAlliance AirNew liveryOther
1999-09-24ZS-SPAAlliance AirNew livery. New lions head, 4 flags, white engines and black registrationSeenJNBPhoto
2000-01-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysReturned
2000-01-01ZS-SPASouth African AirwaysOtherJNBStored
2000-04-01ZS-SPASouth AfricanNew last liverySeenJNBPhoto
2000-04-14ZS-SPASouth AfricanNew last liverySeenPER
2000-06-01ZS-SPASouth AfricanNew last liverySeenCDGDeparture from CDG.
2002-04-01ZS-SPASouth AfricanRetiredJNBSlated for scrap.
2002-09-12ZS-SPASouth AfricanNew last liverySeenJNBSeen in SAA maintenance with parts removed. No engines.
2002-10-17ZS-SPASouth AfricanSeenJNBSeen being cut up. Nose removed, body cut behind wings, still wearing titles
2002-10-17ZS-SPASouth AfricanScrappedJNBScrapped over the course of two days, October 17-18, 2002


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