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747

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Your next insurance agent will be a robot

Smarter machines mean more jobs are at risk of automation. Yours may be next.

By January 28, 2016

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Can the Seattle Seahawks' '12th Man' be a 747? Boeing says yes

To celebrate the Seahawks' appearance in this Sunday's Super Bowl, the aviation giant has painted one of its 747-8 freighters in the NFL team's livery.

By January 29, 2014

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Boeing 747-8, Dreamliner get prepped for cell phone use

The aviation giant says that its biggest planes will support cellular calling as soon as 2013. Of course, whether you can actually make calls will be up to government officials.

By September 20, 2012

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At long last, Boeing delivers the first next-gen 747

More than six years in the making, the new 747-8 Intercontinental will soon be flying passengers. Today, Boeing handed over the first of the planes to Lufthansa.

By May 1, 2012

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Takeoff! Boeing's next-gen 747 ready for passengers

After six years of waiting, Germany's Lufthansa finally got the keys to the very first commercial 747-8 Intercontinental. Starting June 1, the new plane will have paying passengers.

35 Images By May 1, 2012

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Buying a 747 or 787 Dreamliner? You'll get it here

Boeing has broken ground on its Everett Delivery Center, a modern center where airlines picking up their new jumbo jets can come for the hand-off of their new plane.

By March 5, 2012

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Secret VIP gets first Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental

The aviation giant handed over the first next-gen passenger 747 today to an "undisclosed" VIP buyer. Boeing expects to deliver the first commercial 747-8 Intercontinental soon.

By February 28, 2012

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With FAA's blessing, Boeing's next-gen 747 nears delivery

Boeing says the next generation of its iconic flagship plane has received certification from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration. That puts the plane on course for first delivery "early next year."

By December 14, 2011

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Boeing's 747-8 Freighter receives flight certification

The decision by U.S. and European officials to certify Boeing's 747-8 Freighter means the aircraft now can begin commercial cargo flights.

By August 19, 2011

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Museum-bound shuttle Endeavour heads for California

Cheered by throngs of nostalgic space workers, tourists, and area residents, the space shuttle Endeavour, mounted atop a 747 jumbo jet, took off on a final flight to California this morning.

By September 19, 2012