Aviation Photo #1033078 Douglas DC-8-53 - Viasa (KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines)

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On 29 Jun 1968, two months after this shot was taken, the aircraft was destroyed in a hangar fire at Amsterdam.
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    Phil Rix
    Viasa (KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines)
    Douglas DC-8-53
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Douglas DC-8 (Jet Trader/C-24)
    Freetown - Lungi
    Sierra Leone
    April 1968
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11 years ago
First time I see a picture of a Viasa DC-8 spotted in West Africa. The reason? She was operating a KLM flight to Freetown, Sierra Leone. KLM operated this West African destination, so I must say it is a very rare picture of a Viasa DC-8 to a very unusual place for any Venezuelan flag airliner.

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