Boeing to Deliver Last Ever 747 Written 31 January 2023


Atlas Air Boeing 747-400F | Credit: Jonnyknoxville1; Wikipedia; CC BY-SA 4.0

The AP reports that The Boeing Company is “delivering its final 747 jumbo jet” on Monday. The AP adds that in recent years, “Boeing and its European rival Airbus have introduced more profitable and fuel efficient wide-body planes. ... The final plane is the 1,574th built by Boeing in the Puget Sound region of Washington state. ... The last one is being delivered to cargo carrier Atlas Air.”
Full Story (Associated Press)