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Around the World On United’s Last 747 Flights – Part One

    Around the World On United’s Last 747 Flights – Part One

SAN FRANCISCO — I had a dilemma when planning my trip flying United Airlines’ final international 747 flight from Seoul-Incheon (ICN) to San Francisco (SFO): How to get there from here?

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Flight Review: Onboard United’s Final Boeing 747 International Flight (+Photos)

    Flight Review: Onboard United’s Final Boeing 747 International Flight (+Photos)

Written by Cody Diamond and Ben Wang SAN FRANCISCO – On October 26, I made my way from San Francisco (SFO) to Seoul-Incheon (ICN) on the third to last westbound transpacific

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United 747 Retirement: Newark Employee Farewell Tour (+Photos)

    United 747 Retirement: Newark Employee Farewell Tour (+Photos)

NEWARK — The journey of United’s Queen of the Skies is nearing its end. It is a fact. Unfortunately, however, the journey never began for those United employees looking to

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Onboard United’s 747 Farewell Special Employee Flights

    Onboard United’s 747 Farewell Special Employee Flights

Written by: Bill Sablesak MIAMI – This fall United Airlines (UAL) will say goodbye to the Queen of Skies, as they retire the iconic Boeing 747 (B747) aircraft from their

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United Commemorates the 747’s Retirement with Retro 1970s Titles

    United Commemorates the 747’s Retirement with Retro 1970s Titles

MIAMI – As United’s Queen of the Skies are prepared for its retirement, the company is ensuring the iconic Jumbo flies away

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United Airlines Announces Final Boeing 747-400 Flight

    United Airlines Announces Final Boeing 747-400 Flight

MIAMI — United Airlines has scheduled the final flight of its Boeing 747-400, ending more than 45 years of history for

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Best of Airways — Engine Out Ferries

    Best of Airways — Engine Out Ferries

By Captain John Marshall • Airways Magazine, May 2017 In the early days of jet transports, the engine that powered

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Analysis: Worldwide Worsening Widebody Woes

    Analysis: Worldwide Worsening Widebody Woes

Cover photo by Alex Esguerra – Airways Staff Photographer MIAMI – At first glance and in advance of the 52nd

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5th Anniversary: Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Inaugural First Flight

    5th Anniversary: Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Inaugural First Flight

Editor’s Note: This week marked the 5th year anniversary of the entry into service of the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental by

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May 21, 1987: American Airlines Starts Trans-Pacific Operations

    May 21, 1987: American Airlines Starts Trans-Pacific Operations

MIAMI — Thirty years ago, American Airlines (AA) inaugurated its first service from the United States to Japan, with a

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