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Flasback Monday: Glorious colour video of United Airlines magnificent DC-8s.

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We start a new weekly video series with a glorious colour video of United Airlines magnificent DC-8s from the vault of Christian Bryan’s Classic Airliner site.

This video is part of a special promotional film made for the introduction of the DC-8 to United Airlines network in September 1959.

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United was the second customer for the DC-8 with an order for 30 and would eventually operate 117 making it the largest operator.

Notice in the video the magnificent meals in economy and the…

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