Korean Air Boeing 747-400 - Tail# HL7495
This Korean Air 'Queen of the Skies' (Tail# HL7495) was delivered in December 1995. Korean Airliner flew Boeing 747s over the years and it added great value in expanding Korean Air from its roots as a government-owned airline to one of the largest and best airline in the world.
Korean Air, the largest carrier of South Korea, was privatized in March 1969, and soon after cargo and passenger flights to the US were established. The first 747 joined the fleet in 1973, with the first 747-400 introduced in early 1995. In April 1994, the airline celebrated its 25th anniversary, reaching the 150 million passengers carried milestone.
THE QUEEN OF THE SKIES
Since its first flight in 1969, the Boeing 747 has established enjoyed an unparalleled status among the aircraft and became an icon. years. For many decades, B747 made flying an impressive feat and made always people mesmerized upon its take-off or landing.