Aviation Photo #0091485 Douglas DC-8-51 - Lufthansa (Trans International Airlines - TIA)

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1st DC-8, this plane was leased by numerous airlines
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    Mel Lawrence
    Lufthansa (Trans International Airlines - TIA)
    Douglas DC-8-51
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas
    45252
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    N8008D
    New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild)
    New York
    USA
    May 1965
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Photo Added: June 26, 2000

Comments (9)

Anonymous
6 years ago
The nostalgia value is incredible! A great era in commercial aviation.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Mr. Lawrence, thank you! Bring back DC-8's, 707's, DC-9's, 727's, for God's sake. When air travel was magical, and planes had real personality.
Anonymous
4 years ago
5 Stars for this history laden picture!
Never knew that LH operated a DC-8. Thanks!
Anonymous
4 years ago
Great new info me - a Lufthansa DC8! It looks almost unreal! What are the other airlines you mention (apart from Delta)?
Anonymous
4 years ago
Looks terrific, I wonder how that image was kept safe for all these years.
Anonymous
4 years ago
Love anything DC-8
Anonymous
4 years ago
Love old time pictures. Nice job!
Anonymous
4 years ago
Nice one; both rare and classical!
Anonymous
3 years ago
Swissair also flew the shortbodied DC8-51 in these days.

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