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McDonnell Douglas DC-8-70 (N782SP) - Samaratian's Purse DC-8 backtaxiing on 5R/23L to line up for a 5R departure back to Greensboro, North Carolina.
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McDonnell Douglas DC-8-70 (N782SP)

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Samaratian's Purse DC-8 backtaxiing on 5R/23L to line up for a 5R departure back to Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Alex Georgescu
The old planes were prettier, am I right?
Peter Watson
Yes your right,the DC-8-70 series was a particularlly ellegant aircraft, along with the lockheed Super Constellations series. older is prettier.
Harald Heuser
Absolutely!!
Robert HelmsPhoto Uploader
When the DC-8 first came in, we thought it was just going to come in to clear customs, but another plane spotter heard them talking to tower prior to landing and they said they were going to shoot 6 approaches. I'll make sure to keep these photos backed up in many different areas.
Stephen Jensen
Beautiful shot :-)
NICE DC-8,GREAT PIC
Robert HelmsPhoto Uploader
Thank you Stephen and Olivier! Much appreciated.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
08-Jul-2024 DC87Point Salines Int'l ()Piedmont Triad Intl () 02:54PM AST 07:12PM EDT 4:17
08-Jul-2024 DC87Piedmont Triad Intl ()Point Salines Int'l () 06:52AM EDT 11:06AM AST (?) 4:14
06-Jul-2024 DC87Norman Manley Int'l ()Piedmont Triad Intl () 02:26PM EST 06:09PM EDT 2:43
06-Jul-2024 DC87Piedmont Triad Intl ()Norman Manley Int'l () 07:59AM EDT 09:52AM EST 2:52
04-Jul-2024 DC87Point Salines Int'l ()Piedmont Triad Intl () 01:16PM AST 05:28PM EDT 4:11
04-Jul-2024 DC87Piedmont Triad Intl ()Point Salines Int'l () 05:53AM EDT 09:48AM AST (?) 3:55
02-Jul-2024 DC87Point Salines Int'l ()Piedmont Triad Intl () 07:18PM AST 11:23PM EDT 4:04
02-Jul-2024 DC87Piedmont Triad Intl ()Point Salines Int'l () 11:12AM EDT 03:13PM AST (?) 4:00
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