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Boeing 707

The Historical Aviation Restoration Society has delayed the ferry flight of an ex-Qantas Boeing 707 owned by John Travolta to calendar 2020.


This story from the Australian Aviation archives is from March 2007 and covers the homecoming of the first Qantas jet, Boeing 707 City of Canberra VH-XBA.


Qantas entered the jet era on July 29 1959 when a Boeing 707-138B took off from Sydney bound for San Francisco via Nadi in Fiji and Honolulu, Hawaii.

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