Aviation Photo #2369917 McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F) - Air Zaire

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"Ville de Kinshasa" was a late production DC-8-63CF delivered to Air Congo, later Air Zaire, in July 1971. Sold to Kalitta as N811CK in January 1990.
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    R.A.Scholefield
    Air Zaire
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F)
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    McDonnell Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    McDonnell Douglas
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    Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek
    Belgium
    June 6, 1972
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Anonymous
6 years ago
Lovely shot. Contrast between those neat Peugeots, Fords or BMW and that beautiful classic DC8. Only planes never age. How close aviation was these days as well, it doesn't feel like that anymore.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Lovely! BMW 2000, Fiat 124, Peugeot 504, Ford Taunus and what?
Anonymous
5 years ago
Pretty colors and livery. Love the vintage cars parked right beside the airplane. No fences, no barriers; they give the photo a nice period look.

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