Boeing 747 Size

The last hurrah of the Boeing 747: the Intercontinental Queen

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


What Boeing 747 has to do with fat bears?

Alaska’s Katmai National Park and Preserve announced the winner of the 2020 Fat Bear Week contest. As the name of the championship suggests, it was won by a very fat bear (the wild animal-sort of brown bear) that has both successfully wowed the audience and packed on the pounds to survive the harsh winter season. Appropriately for the occasion, the winner-bear shares a name with a jet aircraft. And not any aircraft, but the Boeing 747 itsel...


Air Force One: how Boeing 747 became the VC-25A

Ever since the 1960s, Boeing jets were the dedicated aircraft for the United States president, carrying the Air Force One designation. But as it came time to replace the presidential Boeing 707, Boeing almost lost the race:...


Little known facts about Boeing 747 - "The queen of the skies"

Find out all the interesting facts about most popular jet airliner - Boeing 747 often referred to "The Queen Of the Skies"!...