National Geographic : 1960 Oct
World travelers call it... (andso willyou!) "The worlds most distinguished jetliner!" Citizens of the world find themselves agreeably at home aboard the Douglas DC-8. They recognize it as the most distinguished way to travel between distinguished places. They appreciate the thoughtful DC-8 comfort. The club like atmosphere of the lounge . . . large windows ... indi vidual reading lights . . . extra soundproofing . .. and scores of other features which make the difference between merely flying-and luxuriatingat almost 600 miles an hour! And they are aware of that famous feature of all Douglas aircraft-peace of mind! Next trip, make a date with the DC-8-the world's most distinguished jetliner! More airlines choose the DC-8 than any other jetliner: ALITALIA-LINEE AEREE ITALIANE * CANADIAN PACIFIC AIR LINES * DELTA AIR LINES * EASTERN AIR LINES * IBERIA AIRLINES OF SPAIN * JAPAN AIR LINES * KLM ROYAL DUTCH AIRLINES * NATIONAL AIRLINES * NORTHWEST ORIENT AIRLINES * PANAGRA * PANAIR DO BRASIL * PAN AMERICAN WORLD AIRWAYS * PHILIPPINE AIR LINES * SAS SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINES SYSTEM * SWISSAIR * TRANS-CANADA AIR LINES * TRANSPORTS AERIENS INTERCONTINENTAUX UAT FRENCH AIRLINES * UNITED AIR LINES Built in the Douglas tradition, the DC-8 offers you graciousliving-at almost 10 miles a minute!