Goodbye Resident DC-8 :(
One of quite a few DC8s stored here, sadly probably never to fly again although recently one of them was reactivated!
Peruvian 701 smokes the mains on RWY19 arriving from Nauru for scheduled cargo flights between there and Brisbane. A pleasure to still see the DC-8 in common use in Australia! [1600p... (more)
Golden light on this golden girl as she arrives late in the day from SFO. The entire ASTAR DC-8 fleet was stored a few weeks later when the DHL contract was lost.
Thanks a lot to L.B. for helping me out during the day. Great to see this old bird in Brisbane, first and perhaps last time I'll ever see a DC-8. Wish I could get it active but it sits around a lo... (more)