Boeing bids farewell to an icon, delivers final 747 jumbo jet

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing bids farewell to an icon on Tuesday: It’s delivering its last 747 jumbo jet. Since its first flight in 1969, the large but swish 747 has served as a cargo airplane, a industrial plane able to carrying almost 500 passengers, a transport for NASA’s house shuttles, and the Air Pressure One … Read more