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It definitely did not have the range. And it was the time when the US West Coast was becoming a fashionable destination.

In the days when BOAC operated its Super VC-10s to Australia via North America, the flight was routed London-NewYork-Los Angeles and then across the Pacific (with stops, if my memory serves me correctly, in Honolulu and Fiji and/or Auckland).

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