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2010 Boeing 747-8 Freighter

2010 Boeing 747-8 Freighter

 

The Boeing 747-8 Freighter abilities were demonstrated during a test flight and the conclusion is that this jet aircraft work as specialists were expected.
To this test flight (14 March 2010(, the Boeing 747-8 Freighter was taken to an altitude of 30,000 feet (9,144 m) and a speed of Mach .65 and the pilots operates various dynamic maneuvers. The production of the first Boeing 747-8 Freighter began in August 2008.

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2011 Boeing 747-8

2011 Boeing 747-8

The Boeing 747-8 is a commercial airliner using the same engine and cockpit technology as that of the 787.
The largest-ever plane, officially announced in 2005, has lengthened fuselage, redesigned wings and improved efficiency.
As of 2009, the first 747-8 freighter will be delivered in the 4th quarter of 2010, with the passenger model programmed for 2011.
In January 8, 2010, 108 Boeing 747-8 aircrafts were on order; 32 of the passenger version and 76 of the freighter version. On February 8, 2010, the 747-8 airplane flew for the first time.

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2002 - 2010 Boeing 747-400ER Freighter

2002 - 2010 Boeing 747-400ER Freighter

The 747-400ERF is a cargo version that follows the standard -400ER. This aircraft was launched on April 30, 2001 on an order by leasing company ILFC for 5 and entered service in late 2002. The first -400ERF is the 1315th 747 built.
The 747-400ER Freighter is considered the largest commercial cargo transport in service and represents an unbeatable combination of range, payload and speed.
Having a maximum takeoff weight of 875,000 pounds (396,900 kg), the standard 747-400ER Freighter can carry 124 tons (113,000 kg) of cargo up to 4,450 nautical miles (8,240 km).
Also this aircraft has a maximum takeoff weight of 910,000 pounds (412,770 kg) — permitting it to fly an additional 525 nautical miles (972 km).
This takeoff weight increase permits the airplane to fly an additional 525 nautical miles (972 km).

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2002 - 2010 Boeing 747-400ER

2002 - 2010 Boeing 747-400ER

The Boeing 747ER, the extended Range version of the 747-400 has represents the Boeing answer to customers demand for a more competent 747-400 that has modern characteristics and is easy to integrate into existing fleets.
The 747-400ER has also an increased takeoff weight of 910,000 pounds (412,770 kg). This takeoff weight increase of 35,000 pounds (15,876 kg) over existing 747-400s allows operators to fly about 410 nautical miles (760 km) farther or transporting to 15,000 pounds (6,800 kg) more payload, either in the form of extra cargo or a full load of 416 passengers.

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1989 - 2010 Boeing 747-400

1989 - 2010 Boeing 747-400

The Boeing 747-400 is an improved version of the 747-300, the best selling model in the 747 family.
The 747-400 is to be superseded by the Boeing 747-8 as the latest commercial model, which is programmed to begin deliveries in 2010.
The aircraft received certification on January 10, 1989 having Pratt & Whitney PW4000 engines, May 18, 1989 having General Electric CF6-80C2s and June 8, 1989 having Rolls-Royce RB211-524Gs.
Boeing delivered the first 747-400 airplane in 1989 to Northwest Airlines.

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