United’s Retiring Its 747s Much Sooner Than Expected

From The Points Guy
January 11, 2017 - 11:09am
During an investor presentation in November (caution: PDF link), United shared plans to pull its remaining 747-400s from service by the third quarter of 2018. That gave jumbo diehards plenty of time to book a few more flights on UA’s Queen of the Skies, but unfortunately we’ve now confirmed that the aircraft’s retirement has been accelerated — all 20...

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