Here's -EAG at
Mascot in March 1974 just after it had been renamed 'Alice Springs' from
of Hobart'. (See close up of nose in picture # 3).
By June of 1976 (image immediately
it had received its ultimate Qantas livery.
Withdrawn from airline
service in 1979,
it went to the RAAF as
A20-627. The serial
numbers of the Boeings
in RAAF service were
the 'last three' of their c/ns. At the
of the page is a shot of A20-627 in 'interim'
livery (including a
close up of the tail with serial number).
This Boeing was cannibalized in
2001 as parts for the other 707s in
and ultimately scrapped at RAAF Richmond in
photos by Greg Banfield.