Down Time

Jürgen Schellingvisits the iconic Swiss Super Constellation as it returns to airworthiness. Pictures by Uwe Stohrer

FROM THE WORKSHOP SUPER CONSTELLATIO

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The starboard inner Wright Duplex-Cyclone was removed for maintenance.
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Work to restore Super Constellation ‘Star of Switzerland’ to flying condition is nearing completion at Zurich Airport.

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