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The Story of the DC9

The Story of the DC9

The Flexi-jet

From 104 feet to 152 feet, back to 124 feet and all points in between, the Douglas DC-9 and its derivatives the McDonnell -Douglas MD-80/90 series and Boeing 717 was a very flexible design, even allegedly lending itself for use by the Chinese in developing their Comac ARJ21 airliner. With its long range DC-8 airliner in production Douglas took a look at the short to medium haul market and came up with the twin Pratt and Whitney JT-8 engined DC-9, first flying as the 10 series...

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MASK WEARING ON AIRLINERS

MASK WEARING ON AIRLINERS

Following the IWM’s recommendation that visitors wear masks indoors where possible, especially in crowded areas and enclosed spaces. Duxford Aviation Society (DAS) has decided that visitors boarding any DAS airliner must wear face coverings unless exempt.    

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York 360 pano's

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Marksman – Back on Track video

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FIRST RUNNING OF 2021

Today saw the first IWM Duxford flying day of 2021, which gave us the perfect opportunity to put on our own...

Trislander 360 degree Tour
Trislander Flight 360

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BAC 1-11 360° flight deck tour.
BAC 1-11 360° pano

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Concorde app

Get the Concorde App

Our new virtual tour of Concorde, both inside and out, is available now on the Apple Store or Google Play.

Explore this incredible, half-century old vision of the future in unprecedented detail. Look around in full 360° animation, or zoom in for information on flight deck instruments.

Just 99p puts you in the pilot's seat!

Duxford Aviation Society gratefully acknowledges the generous support given by the Association of Independent Museums.

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Handley Page Halifax B Mk111

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DH Tiger Moth

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Sydney Camm and the Hurricane

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