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Douglas' Slogan

Sat Nov 30, 2002 3:35 am

What was McDonnell Douglas' slogan? I need it for a report for school on the history of the Douglas company. Please help, I've looked all over the internet and still cannot find it.

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RE: Douglas' Slogan

Sat Nov 30, 2002 3:45 am

Fly DC Jets. I think thats what they have at Long Beach facility.

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RE: Douglas' Slogan

Sat Nov 30, 2002 4:30 am

Back in the early days (like DC-3 and earlier), Douglas used the slogan "First Around the World" a lot, refering to the first round the world flights flown in Douglas World Cruisers (and the reason for the old three planes circling the globe logo, with a fourth rocket-like plane shooting skyward). Later on I see "Twice as many people fly Douglas as all other airplanes combined" on a lot of adds, but remember that this was in the days of the DC-7.