National Geographic : 1960 Jun
Engineers call it...(and so will you!) "The world's most advanced jetliner!" Flight engineers point out the technical features which make the DC-8 the world's most modern jetliner. The advanced noise suppressors. The flight stability of the DC-8. Or the air-conditioning that refreshes cabin air every three minutes! You'll notice many other Douglas DC-8 features, too. Individual reading light. More headroom and legroom. Wide aisles and large windows in both first-class and tourist sections. And that long-famous Douglas feature-peaceof mind. The world's most renowned airlines are now flying the DC-8 -or soon will be. Check them next trip you make-and make a date with the DC-8! 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 UNION AEROMARITIME DE TRANSPORT * UNITED AIR LINES Most advanced in jetliner design, the DC-8 brings its passengers the very latest in modern comfort aloft.