Posts Tagged ‘airliners’

Boeing 247D makes last flight

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Boeing247D About to Land copyTwo Boeing test pilots flew a rare United Air Lines 1933 Boeing 247D April 26, 2016, from its site of restoration at Seattle’s Paine Field to Boeing Field where it was manufactured to go in display at The Museum of Flight. It was a 15 to 20 minute flight. The two pilots signed the wheel well after the flight as is tradition for the final flight of an aircraft. It was successful and lost its job to the DC-2 followed by the DC-3.


Boeing 737 side-by-side with A380

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Here’s an interesting perspective on an Airbus A380 and a Boeing 737 making parallel approaches into Los Angeles. Boeing, how small thou art!