Iberia Douglas DC-8-50

One of my favorite aviation photographs of all time. Beautiful colors and lighting, quite a crisp photograph given its age. Incredible detail, with the person standing in the door, the intricate lights and support vehicles around the aircraft. Iberia’s livery looked amazing: the font “Lineas Aereas de España” is perfect, the globe with the “IB”, the “Iberia text”, and finally the red cheat line with the chrome beneath.

If the DC-8 is ever added someday, this is one of those “required liveries”.

Image credit: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/45/Iberia_-_Douglas_DC-8-52.jpg

Another terrific image, though of a DC-8-60


She’s a beauty.

It’s soooooooooooo good

Im in love with this plane. Thanks for sharing @Boeing707

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Iberia never fails to amaze

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We need classic airliners like this one.

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