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Sunday, July 10, 2016

DC-8 Super 61 First Flight

This letter was aboard the first flight of the world's largest jet airliner on March 14, 1966.

Boeing video available HERE . (when their website works)

1 comment:

  1. I was actually on a tour of the Douglas facility in Long Beach when I was eleven, mid-sixties time frame. Unfortunately, I didn't fully appreciate it at the time and (gasp) didn't even bring my camera, assuming cameras were allowed in the first place. (Hello Boeing, what are you afraid of?)