Previous flight for the 747 of EVA Air
Arrived in his fleet in April 1998, the past 747-400 of the private organization of Taiwan (msn 29111, registered B-16411) manufactured its past flight with passengers on 21 August 2017, using off from the airport of Hong Kong-Chek Lap Kok at 9:50 to land in its foundation at Taipei-Taoyuan at 11:30. EVA Air had configured its Jumbo Jets to accommodate 36 passengers in Small business Class, 56 in High quality and 280 in Economy (372 seats). The full aircraft was driven by Dave Grose, assisted by Ali Shu on this journey for an hour and seventeen minutes.
Star Alliance had obtained its first two 747-400 all-passenger in November 1992, deploying them a person thirty day period afterwards on the new route amongst Taipei and Los Angeles The first 747-400 combi arrived in 1993 (they remaining the fleet in 2015), and the first 747-400F in 2000. It used up to eighteen For the transportation of passengers, in specific to inaugurate routes to New York via Seattle or to Vancouver. The past 5 747F should retire amongst future calendar year and 2019 according to Flightglobal.
The 747-400 are changed in the fleet of EVA Air by the 777-300ER of which it operates nowadays 34 of the 35 anticipated copies. Its very long-haul fleet is also composed of 4 A330-200 sailors also to retire, and eight of the nine A330-300 anticipated Its backlog also features 4 787-9 and 20 787-ten Dreamliners (moreover 6 possibilities), and 5
A farewell ceremony at 747 will be held Thursday in Taipei, and will be broadcast reside on its Fb web page. The aircraft then leaves for the United States wherever it will be dismantled.