Civil aviation profile prints. Available prints options: Design / Dark Theme / Plain background; Size Panorama (914×305 mm / 36"×12"); Size Standard (610×305 mm / 24"×12").
Boeing 727-200 Olympic Airways
Registration: SX-CBC Named: Mount Parnassus Type: 727-284 Engines: 3 × PW JT8D-9A Serial Number: 20005 First flight: Jan 29, 1969
Olympic Airways was the flag carrier airline of Greece. The airline's head office was located in Athens. In 1951 the Greek state to merge the three airlines (ΕΛΛ.Α.Σ., T.A.E., Α.Μ.Ε.) into a single operator, TAE Greek National Airlines (TAE). On 6 April 1957 the company was renamed Olympic Airways. In 1968 Olympic received the first of a fleet of Boeing 727-200 jet aircraft. In 2003 the government restructured the Olympic Airways Group of Companies. The subsidiary, Macedonian Airlines S.A., was renamed Olympic Airlines S.A.