The Boeing 747 first took to the skies in 1969 and since then, has revolutionized air travel for
many decades. In 1989, the Boeing Company of Seattle, WA, introduced the Boeing 747-400.
Externally, this aircraft looked almost the same as the ones before. However, under her looks
was a brand new aircraft. This aircraft was able to fly higher, further and faster. With over 1200
747s in service, it still is widely used by many airlines around the world up till today.
Just over two years ago, on August 9, 2000, one of the world's first, if not the world's first next
generation FS747s for Flight Simulator were unleashed, featuring all the latest in eyecandy and
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