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Douglas DC-8

Performance & specifications:

Cruise speed:570 mph (917 kph)
Empty weight:148897 lbs (67539 kg)
Gross weight:325000 lbs (147418 kg)
Climb rate:2270 fpm
Take-off run:9980 feet
Landing run:6140 feet
Wingspan:148.33 feet
Lenght: feet
Height:43 feet
Engine:18000 hp
Fuel capacity:23gal.
Douglas DC-8

U.S. FAA registrations

Model year No. of seats City State
2x registration with missing year and state
Total registered: 2

DC-8 accident statistics by event year

NTSB Identification Accident Number Event Date Location Injury Severity
20060627X00840DCA06MA0222006-02-07Philadelphia, PANon-Fatal
20020124X00117DCA01WA0612001-09-24Mexico City, MexicoIncident
20001214X41637MIA85RA0391984-11-19NASSAU, BahamasIncident
20001214X43649CHI83IA2991983-07-05CHICAGO, ILIncident