Friday, September 3, 2010
Thai Sky Airlines L-1011 Tristar Cockpit
This cockpit adventure offers a detailed look into the Lockheed L-1011 Tristar, one of the most revered commercial airliners of all time! MSN 1012 is the worlds oldest operating L-1011 and the first Tristar to be converted to pure freighter. The crew faced many obstacles to ready this 36 year old aircraft after a storage period of more than 2 years! AirUtopia brings you a rare glimpse into the operations of the L-1011 seldom seen before. From the sights and sounds of the ramp during the pre-flight inspection to the spacious cockpit for the aircrafts first flight since July 2006, this is an aviation adventure were not all goes according to plan.