Fred Cox DC-8 Jet Collection – DL DC-8-11

Fred Cox
DC-8 Jet Collection


1/50 Scale

Color Scheme: Delivery Colors [This Livery Was Only Worn on the DC-8-11/12 and No Other Aircraft In Delta’s Fleet.]

Registration: N801E – The Very First DC-8 For Delta

Composition: A Refinished Douglas Factory Polished Aluminum Model

Dimensions: Length: 35.5″ (90cm), Wingspan 34″ (86cm)

Condition: Mint

Model History : This Model Has Another Great History Behind It! It is an Original Douglas Factory Model which was produced in the early 1960s by the Douglas Aircraft Model Shop / Marketing Aids. I acquired it on March, 2004 from my friend Al Pelletier in Canada. Al had acquired this model in a barely recognizable CP Air Livery because it had been used as a WEATHER VANE OF ALL THINGS, for many years at Qualicum bay on Vancouver Island and thus was very, very worn. If you would like to see some before polish & refinish photos of this model please click here. Al was going to have it repainte