National Geographic : 1972 Feb
Delta is an air line run by Dn CICAGO/ I-- PB'ELPIA TOANDFROM 747 captain. -s S \CIN INIWASHINGTO ERO Captain Jones flew B.24sin AS S\ T RALE PHOENIX 71 the Air Force. His first airline DEJACKSONVILL Captaincy was a DC-3. He has been in "UDERDALE command of every aircraftin the Delta KINGSTNo fleet. When Delta put the first DC-8s in service he was at the controls. Now, after 26 years and 23,000 hours in the air,he's piloting the world's biggest passenger jet. When you're flying, it's nice to know there's a ... Dana Jones up front! Delta is ready when you are. Delta's mammoth $23 million 747. Seats 370 in a cabin built for 490. Upper deck lounge area and private penthouse. More than a dozen stewardesses.