Top News on 747-400

  • Poor lighting and signage led to BA 747 wing smash


    ​Poor signage and taxiway lighting at Johannesburg contributed to a British Airways Boeing 747-400 crew’s inadvertently following a narrow taxiway before the jet’s wing sliced into a service building.


  • Other News for 747-400

  • Boeing plans fourth 747-8 rate cut


    ​Boeing has announced a fourth rate cut for the 747-8 programme over a two-year period, lowering monthly output to only...


  • PICTURE: Siberian tiger livery unveiled on Transaero 747


    ​Russian carrier Transaero has unveiled a Boeing 747-400 featuring a special livery in which the entire nose section...


  • Phantom Works exploring laser-carrying stratospheric UAVs


    The president of Boeing Phantom Works sees a future for the group's stratospheric Phantom Eye UAV in carrying...


  • News Listings for 747-400

  • ANALYSIS: Accident reports published so far in 2015

    News | 27 Jul 2015 09:10 | David Learmount

    Airline accident reports, either final or interim, published by investigators during the first six months of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Accident-reports-published-so-far-in-2015-414521/
  • Boeing plans fourth 747-8 rate cut

    News | 24 Jun 2015 23:12 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing has announced a fourth rate cut for the 747-8 programme over a two-year period, lowering monthly output to only one per month beginning in March 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-plans-fourth-747-8-rate-cut-414010/
  • PICTURE: Siberian tiger livery unveiled on Transaero 747

    News | 23 Jun 2015 11:04

    ​Russian carrier Transaero has unveiled a Boeing 747-400 featuring a special livery in which the entire nose section carries the image of a tiger’s head.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Siberian-tiger-livery-unveiled-on-Transaero-747-413957/
  • Poor lighting and signage led to BA 747 wing smash

    News | 22 Jun 2015 06:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Poor signage and taxiway lighting at Johannesburg contributed to a British Airways Boeing 747-400 crew’s inadvertently following a narrow taxiway before the jet’s wing sliced into a service building.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Poor-lighting-and-signage-led-to-BA-747-wing-smash-413906/
  • Air NZ to extend premium economy to regional destinations

    News | 17 Jun 2015 05:12 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Air New Zealand (Air NZ) has opened up bookings of premium economy class to regional destinations, with travel to commence from 25 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-NZ-to-extend-premium-economy-to-regional-destinations-413741/
  • ANALYSIS: Airbus's bid to get widebody strategy back on track

    News | 12 Jun 2015 12:32 | Murdo Morrison

    A year ago, as the Farnborough air show approached, Airbus's long-haul strategy looked to be in disarray.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbuss-bid-to-get-widebody-strategy-back-on-track-412984/