Boeing 747

Stowaway survives 7-hour flight in Boeing 747 landing gear compartment

A stowaway has been found in the landing gear compartment when a Cargolux Boeing 747 landed in the Netherlands...


South Korea’s new ‘Code One’ presidential aircraft enters service

South Korea’s new presidential jet, a Boeing 747-8i, carried out its first mission, a visit to the Middle East....


Virgin Orbit conducts successful third launch, sends seven satellites to space

Virgin Orbit has used Cosmic Girl, its specially modified Boeing 747, to launch a third set of satellites into space. ...


Which passenger airline has the largest fleet of Boeing 747s?

AeroTime investigates which airline remains the largest operator of the type, and how many passenger Boeing 747s are still in active service....


Korean Air studies launching space rockets from Boeing 747

Korean Air is exploring the feasibility of using large commercial aircraft to launch a rocket that can send small satellites into orbit....


What are the oldest Boeing 747 planes still in service?

Do you know which variant of the old and beloved Boeing 747 Queen of the Skies still operates passenger flights?  ...


Multiple factors led to Sky Lease Cargo 747 runway overshoot

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada concluded that multiple factors led to Sky Lease Cargo 747 runway overshoot in Halifax in 2018....


Boeing 747 spotted zigzagging to avoid collision with Boeing 737

A Fly Pro Boeing 747-200 was spotted flying erratically to avoid a GOL Boeing 737 aircraft....


Boeing 747 fans from New Zealand initiate a jet rescue plan

A group of aviation enthusiasts from New Zealand has gathered for a noble purpose to save the former Air New Zealand Boeing 747 jet from scrapping....


Air India to phase out all its Boeing 747 jumbos

Air India reportedly plans to phase out the entire fleet of Boeing 747 jumbo jets.  ...