Boeing 747

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.  ...


Thai Airways listed 10 Boeing 747 aircraft up for sale

Thai Airways is still trying to sell its Boeing 747 passenger aircraft....


Boeing 747 engine catches fire, debris falls onto Dutch town

Shortly after taking off, freighter Boeing 747-400 experienced engine fire resulting in debris falling on Meerssen, the Netherlands....


The last hurrah of the Boeing 747: the Intercontinental Queen

What does the future hold for the Boeing 747-8?...


Aerostan Boeing 747 suffers in-flight engine stall and shutdown

The Aerostan Boeing 747 returns back to Karachi International Airport after suffering an in-flight engine stall and shutdown.  ...


Boeing reaches deal with Atlas Air for four remaining 747-8F

Boeing has done what seems to be the final sale of a 747: the manufacturer agreed to sell four Boeing 747-8F aircraft to Atlas Air, a US-based airline....


China Airlines schedules final passenger flight with Boeing 747

The final hurrah of China Airlines operating passenger flights with the Boeing 747 is set. The airline will say goodbye to its last passenger 747....


Looking back at iconic Boeing 747 liveries | Best of 2020

Possibly, there is no other aircraft that has become such an icon of the aviation industry. There is good reason why the Boeing 747 was named the Queen of the Skies, as the sheer size alone put the quad-engine jet on a throne. After all, the 1970s were not exactly famous for the variety of wide-body jetliners. The 747 had to compete with the shorter and smaller wingspan wide-body aircraft like the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 or the Lockheed L-1011. A...


British Airways Boeing 747 retrospective | Best of 2020

As we say farewell to one of the most iconic duos, British Airways and Boeing 747, we look back at the history of the airline and the double-decker....


How well do you know Boeing 747? | Best of 2020

This quiz was originally published on AeroTime News on March 22, 2020. The latest, and largest, variant of the passenger service Jumbo Jet, the Boeing 747-8I embarked on its maiden flight on March 20, 2011. To commemorate the occasion, AeroTime News prepared a quiz about a revolutionary aircraft family, which has been soaring the skies for half a century.  Boeing 747 quiz  ...