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How To Fly A DC-8?  
User currently offlineSIBILLE From Belgium, joined Jun 2005, 479 posts, RR: 3
Posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 5238 times:

I would like to fly in a DC-8 but I think all of the remaining ones are flying cargo now but I read something about ATI which have some passenger seats. I wrote to that airlines without any answer.
Could someone give me some more informations.
Thanks.

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User currently offlineJetplaner From Canada, joined Mar 2008, 158 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 5201 times:

I think these airlines have DC-8 passenger operations:

National Airlines: USA (3)
Hewa Bora Airlines: Congo (2)
Expo Aviation: Sri Lanka (1)

I think that ATI has some combi operations, but I'm not sure on that.

-Jetplaner


User currently offlineTranspac787 From United States of America, joined Jul 2007, 3184 posts, RR: 13
Reply 2, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 5117 times:



Quoting Jetplaner (Reply 1):
I think that ATI has some combi operations, but I'm not sure on that.

Correct, but they are charter-only. I'm told that they run charters for USAF and AMC, but I don't know about that for sure.



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User currently offlineTb727 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 1572 posts, RR: 9
Reply 3, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 5057 times:



Quoting Jetplaner (Reply 1):
National Airlines: USA (3)

Those are freighters, they used to be Murray, now they are called National.



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User currently offlineFlymia From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 7083 posts, RR: 9
Reply 4, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 4996 times:

Only way I see it possible is work for a cargo airline that lets employees fly on their planes or become a pilot.


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User currently offlineMEA-707 From Netherlands, joined Nov 1999, 4293 posts, RR: 36
Reply 5, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 4969 times:



Quoting Jetplaner (Reply 1):
Hewa Bora Airlines: Congo (2)
Expo Aviation: Sri Lanka (1)

That are cargo birds too, if they already still operate.
I think we should try to have Airevents or some other group lease this beauty... although probably the owners don't want common lowlife in their plush aircraft.

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User currently offlineSIBILLE From Belgium, joined Jun 2005, 479 posts, RR: 3
Reply 6, posted (5 years 3 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 4872 times:



Quoting MEA-707 (Reply 5):
Sybille, Haven't we met in Chisinau last weekend?

Yes  Smile
It was amazing and it should be great too if airevents or an other organization organise DC-8 flights. I'll be one of the first to book it!


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