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Full Review: Delta’s 747 Farewell Event in Paine Field (Photos)

    Full Review: Delta’s 747 Farewell Event in Paine Field (Photos)

EVERETT — This is it, the final farewell to the majestic Boeing 747-400 in the United States. Delta Air Lines (DL) is ending 47 years of continuous and unstoppable service

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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 into the sunset with much fanfare. United’s 747-400s called San

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The Delta 747-400 Farewell Festivities Begin

    The Delta 747-400 Farewell Festivities Begin

MIAMI – Nothing is more touching for AvGeeks than saying ‘goodbye’ to a good old aircraft, let alone bidding farewell to the iconic Queen of the Skies. Delta’s plans for

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Analysis: Air India to expand U.S. service

    Analysis: Air India to expand U.S. service

MIAMI – Air India Chairman, Ashwani Lohani, posted yesterday morning: “To Washington from 7th July; Stockholm from 15th August and Los Angeles from 1st September to be followed by Tel Aviv, Dallas, and Nairobi sometime later

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Qantas Unveils $30m Hangar at Los Angeles

    Qantas Unveils $30m Hangar at Los Angeles

MIAMI — Qantas has unveiled its new hangar at Los Angeles International Airport, an investment of more than USD30 million,

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Pilgrims are a Mecca for Airlines Seeking Business

    Pilgrims are a Mecca for Airlines Seeking Business

LONDON — Every year, some 1.4 million people converge from the four corners of the globe to a spot in

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45 Years of Boeing 747 Passenger Experience

    45 Years of Boeing 747 Passenger Experience

MIAMI — The first Boeing 747-400 was retired by Delta Air Lines last September, with a quiet celebration on an

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Onboard the Final Scheduled Flight of the Very First Boeing 747-400

    Onboard the Final Scheduled Flight of the Very First Boeing 747-400

MIAMI— Delta Air Lines Flight 836 from Honolulu to Atlanta marked today the end of service of the first Boeing

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How to Refurbish a Boeing 747-400

    How to Refurbish a Boeing 747-400

MIAMI— Your mission: pull out every seat from a Boeing 747-400, from first class to business class to economy, and

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Airbus A380 Struggles But a Business Case Exists for Neo

    Airbus A380 Struggles But a Business Case Exists for Neo

MIAMI — Airbus presented mixed signals on the future of its A380 superjumbo at its Global Investor Forum on December 13. The

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