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747-8

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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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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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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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In Paris, the 747-8 Intercontinental paints the town orange

Road Trip 2011: CNET got a chance to see the interior of the not-quite-yet ready for prime time jumbo jet, the next generation of Boeing's flagship jumbo jet.

By June 21, 2011

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Look inside Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental (photos)

Road Trip 2011: At the Paris Air Show, CNET got a look inside the next-generation of Boeing's flagship jumbo jet.

21 Images By June 21, 2011

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Inside a 747-8 under construction

At Boeing's 747 factory in Everett, Wash., CNET takes a tour of a 747-8 still under construction.

18 Images By June 18, 2011

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Boeing 747-8F to cross Atlantic on biofuel

In advance of the Paris Air Show, the aviation giant is touting its new freighter's ability to fly using a fuel mixture with 15 percent renewable plant matter.

By June 16, 2011

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Boeing 747-8 completes first flight

After a first flight lasting more than two hours, the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental touches down at Boeing Field in Seattle.

March 20, 2011

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Boeing's 747-8 Intercontinental is in the air

At 9:58 a.m. Pacific time on Sunday, the first 747-8 Intercontinental took off from Paine Field in Everett, Wash.

By March 20, 2011

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Boeing 747-8 take-off

Boeing's next-generation 747, the 747-8 Intercontinental, takes off from Paine Field in Everett, Wash. on its first flight.

March 20, 2011