Fred Cox DC-8 Jet Collection – USAF MATS DC-8-33

Fred Cox

DC-8 Jet Collection

USAF Military Air Transport
Service (MATS)


1/72 Scale

Color Scheme: Proposed – Prototype Colors

Registration: 59011

Composition: Douglas Factory Polished Aluminum Model

Dimensions: Length: 24.5″ (62cm), Wingspan 23.5″

History: Produced in the early 1960s by the Douglas Aircraft
Model Shop. This was a proposal to the USAF who never actually bought
the aircraft. Acquired on May 20, 2000 from Ralston Antiques, Honolulu,

Condition: Good – Needs some paint restoration.


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