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Name Boeing 747
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Image of Sweden Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

Sweden Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

This travel poster features a collage of color photographs of Sweden and a Boeing 747 in flight.

Image of 50 Years Bridging the Pacific Hong Kong - 1997

50 Years Bridging the Pacific Hong Kong - 1997

This travel poster features a colorful drawing of a Northwest Airlines Boeing 747 and clouds with caption: "Artist: Christopher Ng, Hong Kong, Age 7" and a background color photograph of Hong Kong harbor with boat (or junk) and skysrapers. Across the top of the poster is Northwest Airlines' 50 Years Bridging the Pacific logo. Poster number IN 1578.

Image of Northwest Orient 747F Poster -

Northwest Orient 747F Poster -

This poster features seven color photographs of Northwest Orient freighters, containers and employees loading or unloading cargo. Largest photograph at top of poster shows Northwest Orient Boeing 747-251F, N616US, in flight.

Image of Taiwan Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

Taiwan Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

This travel poster features a collage of color photographs of Taiwan and a Boeing 747 in flight.

Image of Philippines Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

Philippines Fly There on Northwest Orient - ca. 1970s

This travel poster features a collage of color photographs of the Philippines and a Boeing 747 in flight.

Image of Virgin's Fleet to Provide Air Support For D-Day - 1994

Virgin's Fleet to Provide Air Support For D-Day - 1994

This poster is illustrated with Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-243B, G-VGIN, Scarlet Lady, superimposed on a backdrop with World War II B-17 bombers in silhouette. Text: "Virgin Atlantic is the VA-Preferred Airline for the 50th Anniversary of D-Day."

Image of Northwest Orient to Shannon First Flight Cover - 05/01/1980

Northwest Orient to Shannon First Flight Cover - 05/01/1980

Northwest Orient's first flight cover for New York, NY-Shannon, Ireland service. Blue cachet features a Boeing 747 in flight, a shamrock, the New York to Shannon route, and Northwest's "meatball" logo. Postmarked New York, May 1, 1980. Adressed to R. Russo, Westwood, NJ.

Image of Jet Delta's 747 Coaster - 1970

Jet Delta's 747 Coaster - 1970

White plastic grooved coaster. Printed in blue in center: Jet Delta's 747.

Image of The Top Four On-Time Airlines in the Country - 09/1991

The Top Four On-Time Airlines in the Country - 09/1991

Black-and-white magazine ad featuring four photographs, numbered "1. Northwest Airlines" with a Boeing 747, and 2, 3, 4, showing empty runways. Text: "The Top Four On-Time Airlines in the Country: Sorry, 2, 3 and 4 haven't arrived yet.) / If you haven't been flying Northwest lately, you've been flying behind the times. For the past 18 months, the most consistently on-time airline in the country has been Northwest.* [*Based on DOT Air Travel Consumer Report domestic statistics for the seven largest airlines over the 18-month period ending June 1991.] At Northwest we believe in things like punctuality. Service. And innovation. You can see that in everything from our reservation system to

Image of Jet Delta's 747 Coaster - 1970

Jet Delta's 747 Coaster - 1970

Green plastic grooved coaster. Marked in gold in center: Jet Delta's 747.

Image of Delta Boeing 747-132, N9896, Ship 101 Model Airplane - 1970-1977

Delta Boeing 747-132, N9896, Ship 101 Model Airplane - 1970-1977

Model of a Delta Boeing 747-100, painted in the classic Delta Widget livery with numbers "N9896" on fuselage and "101" on tail. A. Plastic model (one piece) B. Wood and metal base

Image of Delta Boeing 747-132, N9896, Ship 101, Model Airplane - 1970-1977

Delta Boeing 747-132, N9896, Ship 101, Model Airplane - 1970-1977

Delta Boeing 747-132, N9896, Ship 101, model airplane painted in Delta's classic widget livery. Model is attached to a metal and wood stand. Scale - 1:100

Image of Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-400, N661US, Ship 6301, Model Airplane - ca. 1993-2003

Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-400, N661US, Ship 6301, Model Airplane - ca. 1993-2003

Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-400, N661US Ship 6301, model airplane painted in the "bowling shoe" livery used from 1989 to 2003 with the Northwest/KLM Alliance Seal of Partnership logo, created in 1993. Model is plastic with a black plastic stand. Scale - 1:206

Image of Korean Air Boeing 747-4B5, HL7491, Model Airplane - 2002

Korean Air Boeing 747-4B5, HL7491, Model Airplane - 2002

Korean Air Boeing 747-400, HL7491, model airplane painted in a FIFA World Cup 2002 special livery: bright blue and white with a silver cheat line and a soccer player and ball. Printed on fuselage in English and Korean languages: "2002 FIFA World Cup / Korea Japan," The Flag of South Korea is on the tail, and the Korean Air logo is on the tail and winglets. Model is plastic with a plastic and wood base. Scale - 1:100

Image of Virgin Group Hot Air Balloon  - 1988

Virgin Group Hot Air Balloon - 1988

Balloon is made up of a wicker basket, burner and envelope. The gray/light blue/red envelope has an inflatable wings, tail and nose sections that makes it look like a Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 is flying through the envelope.

Image of Delta (Former Northwest) Boeing 747-400, N661US, Ship 6301 - 1988-2015

Delta (Former Northwest) Boeing 747-400, N661US, Ship 6301 - 1988-2015

Delta (former Northwest Airlines) Boeing 747-400, Ship 6301 (N661US). Exterior paint scheme is Delta aircraft livery nicknamed "Onward and Upward," which introduced Delta's Red Widget Logo in 2007. Serial No.: 23719 Manufactured Date: April 29, 1988 Manufacturer: Boeing Aircraft Company Wingspan: 213 ft. Length: 231 ft., 10 in. Height: 62 ft., 6.5 in. Seats (Delta configuration when retired in 2015): 376 passengers (48 Delta One, 42 Delta Comfort+, 286 Main Cabin) Range: 7,365 statute miles (11,853 km) Cruise Speed: 564 mph (908 km/h) Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney PW4056

Image of Northwest Orient Boeing 747 Kiddie Wings with Card - ca. 1970

Northwest Orient Boeing 747 Kiddie Wings with Card - ca. 1970

Pin and paper card originally enclosed together in a small plastic bag. A. Goldtone shiny plastic wings lapel pin with red Northwest "meatball" logo. B. White paper card printed with red Boeing 747 illustration, Northwest "meatball" logo ,and words: COMPLIMENTS OF THE CAPTAIN (across top of card) and NORTHWEST ORIENT (across bottom of card).

Image of Pan Am's 747 Ashtray - ca. 1970

Pan Am's 747 Ashtray - ca. 1970

Large white ceramic ashtray. Thin gold painted line painted around rim. Three indentions on two sides of rim (total 6 indentions). Pan Am Globe logo printed in Pan Am blue with text: "Pan Am's 747 / The Plane with All the Room in the World"

Image of I've Flown the National 747 - ca. 1970

I've Flown the National 747 - ca. 1970

Metal fold tab button. White with black text "I've flown the National" and orange "747" and Sun King logo.

Image of Boeing Poster of Ship 6301's First Flight - 1998

Boeing Poster of Ship 6301's First Flight - 1998

Poster representing the first flight of Boeing 747-400 aircraft Ship 6301. Information at the bottom of poster includes- Location: Paine Field, Everett, Washington. Date: April 29, 1988, Takeoff: 10:22 AM. Pilot: Jamie Loesch, CoPilot: Ken Higgins. Photography: Ken Dejarlais, Ken Kennedy, Neil Hare.