Lifestyle: Historic DC 10 makes her final flight from Birmingham

THE last commercially operational DC 10 aircraft has made its final flight. The airliner, operated by Biman Bangladesh Airlines, took off on a special one hour pleasure flight from Birmingham Airport before being retired. Duncan Tift from was one of the lucky passengers to be on board the historic event.

As I make my way to the check-in desk I’m immediately aware that this is not your average pleasure flight. It is quite unlike any other I have experienced – and that sets the tone for the ... For the full story register now for free or login below...