National Geographic : 1959 Oct
Stewardesses call it... (and so will you!) "The world's most luxurious jetliner!" Stewardesses, always concerned with your comfort aloft, vote the Douglas DC-8 the world's most luxurious jetliner! "Lounges like private clubs!" "Wide aisles!" "Everything is big!" These are just a few of their typical comments. On your first DC-8 flight you'll see, too, the many unusual Douglas touches. Restful lighting built into your seat! Service buttons right at hand. A real table-not a tray-that's in position at a finger's flick. And in the DC-8 you'll enjoy that famous feature of Douglas aircraft-peace of mind. You'll agree "It's the world's most luxurious jetliner!" More airlines have chosen the DC-8 than any other jetliner: ALITALIA-Linee Aeree Italiane * DELTA AIR LINES * EASTERN AIR LINES * JAPAN AIR LINES * KLM ROYAL DUTCH AIR LINES NATIONAL AIRLINES -NORTHWEST ORIENT AIRLINES OLYMPIC AIRWAYS * PANAGRA * PANAIR DO BRASIL * PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRWAYS * SAS-SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINES SYSTEM SWISSAIR * TRANS-CANADA AIR LINES * TRANSPORTS AERIENS INTERCONTINENTAUX * UNION AEROMARITIME DE TRANSPORT UNITED AIR LINES You'll travel in club-like luxury-at almost 600 miles an hour!