The gigantic, ubiquitous Boeing 747 transport symbolizes the most important aspects of progress in civil aviation: the democratization and globalization of travel. Read about the challenges and successes that Boeing had with their new 747 airplane.
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The Boeing 787 Dreamliner arguably is one of the most exciting planes to hit the tarmac since the Concorde. Everyone from aviation enthusiasts to design freaks can't stop talking about it-- are you a fan? Test your knowledge about Boeing's big dream.
It's difficult to look up in the sky during a clear day and not see at least one cloudy trail billowing from an airplane. Although they're officially called contrails, some people refer to them as "chemtrails" -- and have interesting explanations for their existence.