Aviation Photo #0608863 Douglas DC-8-43 - CP Air

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    Mick Bajcar
    CP Air
    Douglas DC-8-43
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas
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    CF-CPG
    Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton)
    Ontario
    Canada
    July 18, 1978
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Anonymous
9 years ago
According to Wikipedia this is the first passenger jet to break the sound barrier. On August 21, 1961 this aircaft broke the sound barrier at Mach 1.012 or 660 mph while in a controlled dive through 41,000 feet. Thanks for this image!

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