KLM 747 departing YYZ
A Lufthansa 747 takes to the sky
Delta Airlines last 747 flight out of JFK. This particular aircraft probably spent a lot of time on the JFK-NRT route. First with Northwest and then again once Delta began using them on this route in 2010.
Serial number23818 LN:715
Plane age 25.9 years
The "Love & Hug" livery, featuring illustrations by Jimmy Liao of children hugging protected animals and the planet Earth,
Today the weather was god awful here in NY, got me to thinking what I was doing one year ago today.
Korean Air Cargo 747 heads toward the moon departing LAX
A KLM 747 passes over Maho Beach earlier this year.
Boeing 747 - MSN 28263 - 9V-SFE
Delivered to Singapore Airlines 11/26/1996
Delivered to Great Wall Airlines B-2428 5/1/2006(leased to SIA)
Delivered to China Cargo 6/1/2011
Boeing 747 - MSN 24310 - N780BA
Delivery to China Airlines 3/27/1990
Delivery to Boeing 12/17/2004
Converted to Dreamlifter 2/16/2007
Boeing 747 - MSN 23819 - N664US
Delivery date 4/28/1989 to Northwest Airlines
Most people come to St Maarten's Maho beach to watch planes pass several feet above their heads, but others come for the extra thrill of standing several yards behind a jumbo jet as it throttles to full power going down the runway.
QANTAS recently revealed its newest special schemed aircraft(VH-OJU). The iconic 'flying kangaroo' on the 747's tail now sports boxing gloves, while the 'Spirit of Australia' slogan has been changed to read 'Spirit of the Australian team'.
As of now the aircraft is flying one of Qantas' standard routes between Australia and the US, a Qantas spokeswoman has said that this Boeing 747 will be the official plane used to ferry Aussie athletes to and from London's Olympic and Paralympic games.