Boeing 727-214 N556PS
When Piedmont finally did
acquire 727s in the 1980s, they were mainly of the dash 200 model.
N556PS was one of the original aircraft
delivered to Pacific Southwest Airlines in 1978. Piedmont
in 1985 and purchased it a year later. The above shot was taken by
Ellis Chernoff and
aircraft amid the clutter of terminal traffic at LAX in
1987. Two years later Piedmont
was to merge with USAir and this 727 was re-registered
N751US. It was then sold to Kitty Hawk
in1996 and withdrawn from use and parked at the Pinal Airpark at
aircraft graveyard in 2003.