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DC-8 Military Conversions

Fri Nov 03, 2000 12:15 am


which airforces do use DC-8's?
I know for France, because I saw one,
any other?

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RE: DC-8 Military Conversions

Sun Nov 05, 2000 6:34 pm

Some photos of the only US Navy example (a EC-24A):

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Aircraft is now in storage at AMARC, Tucson, AZ

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Also, this DC-8-52 was operated by the Spanish Air Force as T.15-1/401-30:

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There is a DC-8-73 operated by Gabon at present.
The Peruvian Air Force operates two DC-8-63Fs.
NASA operates one DC-8-72:

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