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Aviation => Aviation News (General) => Topic started by: RonR on April 11, 2016, 09:39:32 AM

Title: There's Still Life for the B747 Thanks to a Surprise Order!
Post by: RonR on April 11, 2016, 09:39:32 AM

Just when it looked like it was nearing the end of the line for Boeing's 747 production, an unknown customer has placed surprise orders for 4 Boeing 747-8 aircraft:

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-04-07/boeing-quarterly-airplane-deliveries-slip-as-747-767-decline
Title: Re: There's Still Life for the B747 Thanks to a Surprise Order!
Post by: joeyb747 on July 06, 2016, 07:06:00 PM
 :mrgreen:
Title: Re: There's Still Life for the B747 Thanks to a Surprise Order!
Post by: joeyb747 on November 13, 2016, 10:01:37 PM
UPS orders 14 747-8 Freighters:

http://www.boeing.com/commercial/customers/ups/747-8f-order.page

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ups-orders-14-747-8-freighters-430814/