Boeing 747

End of an era: British Airways retires its last Boeing 747s

Another airline ditches the jumbo in a sad farewell for what was once among the world's largest B...

Qantas is selling a thousand Boeing 747 bar carts

Fancy a fully-stocked Boeing 747 drinks cart for your home or office?

Qantas to auction off Boeing 747 memorabilia

Fancy a Boeing 747 business class drinks cart as your own personal bar?

Lufthansa may speed Airbus A350 deliveries

As Lufthansa looks to axe the Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 it could accelerate delivery of new A350...

The world's biggest jets are headed for the boneyard

The mighty Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 helped shrink the world, but now the airlines which flew th...

Lufthansa looks to retire more A380s and B747s

A second wave of the German airline's 'ReNew' rescue program could see an end to the Airbus A380 ...

Boeing pulls the plug on the 747 jumbo jet

The stretched 747-8 Intercontinental jumbo, never a hit with airlines, marks the end of the line ...

Final call: Qantas farewells the iconic Boeing 747 jumbo jet

Qantas says goodbye to the plane that truly transformed international travel in its heyday.

British Airways retires Boeing 747 fleet

It's a case of Boeing, Boeing, Gone for the airline that was, until now, the world's largest oper...

Qantas Boeing 747 farewell 'Jumbo Joy Flights'

Get ready to make your fond farewell to the Qantas Boeing 747, because these scenic joyflights wi...

Qantas retires entire Boeing 747 fleet

If you never got to fly on the upper deck of the Qantas Boeing 747, you've missed your chance for...

Qantas Boeing 787s headed for Johannesburg, Tokyo

The jumbo jet looks set to bow out of the Qantas' fleet with little fanfare.

Take a look inside a Boeing 747-8 private jet

Take a look inside one of the world's largest private aircraft – the bespoke Boeing Business Jet ...

Supersonic dreams: Qantas almost flew the Concorde

Some 60 years ago, the Flying Kangaroo was eager to get hopping faster than the speed of sound.

Virgin Atlantic to retire all Boeing 747s, abandon Gatwick

Virgin Atlantic prepares to become a smaller airline as Richard Branson's favourite child sprints...

Qantas halts A380 upgrades in international fleet review

Some of Qantas' Airbus A380s, as well as its Boeing 747s, may not return to the skies when intern...

Qantas Boeing 747: looking back on a half-century of flying

As Qantas prepares to retire the Boeing 747 this year, we reflect on the aircraft that redefined ...

Photos: the Captain Cook lounge of Qantas' first Boeing 747s

Perched atop the first Qantas Boeing 747s, the Captain Cook lounge is a colourful blast from the ...