Aviation Photo #1081694 McDonnell Douglas DC-8-71 - United Airlines

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United 786 heavy to ORD wears small titles approaching runway 27. Manufactured on January 15, 1968. Delivery date was March 5, 1968. Built as DC-8-61, cvt'd to DC-8-71 in 1983, & again cvt'd to DC-8-71(F) freighter in 1992. Other serials - HK-4176X & N945GE with Tampa Colombia, F-GNFM with Jet Fret, EC-529 with Cargosur, EI-TLB with Translift Airways, EC-FVA with Iberia & Cargosur, SE-DPN - ntu, and also N945GE with GECAS. Wears FN 8677 with United Airlines. Stored at MZJ (Marana) in April 2006 as N945GE.
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    Frank C. Duarte Jr.
    United Airlines
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8-71
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
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    San Diego - International / Lindbergh Field
    California
    USA
    October 1985
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Anonymous
10 years ago
Classic nostalgia of the 70's and 80's colorful jetliners with so many different models. Nowdays it's all 737's and CRJ's and the international flights look like little more than giant 737's.

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