Browse in Tags

747-100

The story of the first flight operated by a Boeing 747 told by Thomas Lee (Video)

On January 22, 1970, the first Boeing 747-100 in aviation history took off on the first commercial flight. He was on the New York - London route. The aircraft was under the colors of Pan American World Airways (Pan Am), the launch customer for Boeing 747. Initially the inaugural flight was scheduled for the evening of January 21, but a technical problem at one of the...
Read more...