Boeing 747-400
Author: Simon Glancey
Submitted by: bks-ambassador   Date: 04-10-2003
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The Boeing 747-400 in Profile

by Simon Glancey
Air New Zealand 747-400 ZK-NBV - ?Lord of the Rings? Frodo & Sam

Air New Zealand 747-400 ZK-SUJ - ?Lord of the Rings? Aragorn & Legolas (Special thanks to Dale Elhardt for his fantastic photos of these planes)

China Airlines 747-400 B-18209 - ?Taiwan? - this livery never actually appeared in public.

QANTAS 747-400 VH-OEJ ? ?Wunala? - enough said!

KLM 747-400 PH-BFY ? Swan internet livery

Singapore 747-400 9V-SPL - ?Tropical Megatop? - sister plane to ?SPK, which crashed at Taipei, and led to this livery being removed from ?SPL'

Virgin 747-400 G-VTOP ? Austin Powers promotional livery

JAL 747-400 JA-8906 ? DC-6B 50th Anniversary scheme ? brand new this one, celebrating JAL?s 50th anniversary of their first flight to Hawaii

Purchase prints of these and other great artwork at Simon's Website.

by Simon Glancey

Member Comments :

comment by: aro757 posted on 09-19-2005 #1097
Beautiful artwork Simon. They all look fantastic, but Wunala and the Lord of the Rings planes really stand out.

comment by: kaitanium posted on 03-20-2007 #3345
these are absolutely stunning!
comment by: norherman posted on 03-20-2007 #3346
WOW !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!