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Old 27 October 2016, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by jimmy101_again View Post
Pretty much all significant airlines are phasing out the 747. Look at it this way, when the 747 was designed and launched this is what cars looked like:
On that note, I'll remind you that Dodge is still producing a Dart. And that it has little to do with the picture you posted (except the name).

Likewise, the current 747s are much more moderns than their 60's counterparts. The air frame is similar, but the innards are much different, as are the engines.

747's are still being produced, but at a much lower rate. 18 deliveries in 2015. Airbus delivered 27 A380's in 2015.

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