Boeing 747

Qantas plans Boeing 747 farewell 'Jumbo Joy Flights'

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

Boeing pulls the plug on the 747-8 jumbo jet

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

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 ...

Qantas: A380 upgrades, Boeing 747 retirements

Good news for the superjumbo, not so much for the original jumbo jet...

Coronavirus: Lufthansa retires Airbus A380s, Boeing 747s

Lufthansa says it will "take years until the worldwide demand for air travel returns to pre-crisi...

End of the line for the Qantas Boeing 747?

It could be a case of "Boeing, Boeing, gone" as Qantas grounds the 'Queen of the Skies' as part o...

Thai Airways Boeing 747 Royal First Class

Get set for suitably 'royal' treatment in Thai's Royal First Class on the iconic Boeing 747 jumbo...

Qantas Boeing 747 'points plane'

Frequent flyers can secure seats on the very last commercial flight of a Qantas Boeing 747.

Here are the best Qantas business class seats

This article is part of our ongoing Business Travel 101 series for newcomers to the wor...

The Boeing 747 jumbo jet turns 50

The world got its first glimpse of the Boeing 747 half a century ago, on September 30, 1968, as t...

Qantas to fly Boeing 747 Sydney-Perth

Qantas will fly its iconic Boeing 747 between Sydney and Perth from late July, while its double-d...