Traveling in a Boeing 747 in the 1970s was pretty damn awesome

Air travel did have a Golden Age. There was more space, classier interiors and bolder designs. You don't even have to go back to the 50s and 60s to see that. Here are some of the actual cabin interiors for the Boeing 747s in the 1970s. They are awesome. » 1/20/14 7:54am 1/20/14 7:54am

Cool Time Lapse Video of Atlantis Getting Mounted On Its 747 Mothership

We have seen the shuttle on an spectacular shot on top of its 747 mothership and a video of their almost impossible take off, but we have never seen a time lapse video on how everything gets ready. » 7/02/09 6:05am 7/02/09 6:05am

Stunning Zenithal Shot of Space Shuttle Flying On Top of 747

Seeing the space shuttle flying on top of its modified 747 carrier is rare. This image of Endeavour riding it over the Mojave a few days ago, however, is absolutely awesome. Updated with 1600px-wide version. » 12/17/08 12:58pm 12/17/08 12:58pm

747 Electronics Fail, Pilot Flies Blind Across the Pacific…

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the 284 passengers on board Quantas Flight 12-a Boeing 747-400 flying from Los Angeles to Sydney-couldn't believe their eyes when they looked through their windows to see another » 10/29/08 1:59pm 10/29/08 1:59pm Boeing from Air New Zealand flying just a few thousand feet from their aircraft. The explanation, as …