United Airlines 747-400
26 Boeing 747-400 remain in the
Airlines fleet in 2009. Where do they fly them?
Tokyo - San Francisco (UA 837)
Hong Kong - San Francisco
Osaka - San Francisco
Shanghai - San Francisco
Sydney - San Francisco
History of the Boeing 747-400 with United Airlines
United ordered a total of 50 Boeing 747-400 jumbo jets,
but only took delivery of 42 and 2 Northwest, which makes a total of
During 9/11 bankruptcy United return 14 Boeing 747-400 to leasing
companies, leaving United with 30 birds.
During the first decade of the new millenium up to 6 of these 30
birds have been stored in de dessert.
So United has around 25 or 26 active Boeing 747-400 airliners in
it's fleet in 2009.
2013 WB fleet update
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