VH-EBD (2) Boeing
VH-EBD, Qantas' fourth 707
was named 'City of Brisbane'. I have enlarged Greg Banfield's
photo (below) showing
the positioning of the name, along with the coat of arms of the city,
under the cockpit windows. It was sold to British
Eagle in January 1968 becoming G-AVZZ.
When British Eagle
went bankrupt at the end of 1968 it was sold to Laker Airways.
several other leases and sales it wound up in
the US in 1980 registered N500JJ. It was scrap-
at Le Bourget, Paris in July 1983 whilst under lease at the time
to Sheikh A.M. Baroom,
still in basic Laker livery.