• South African Airways

    South African Airways was one of the biggest proponents of the 747SP. The SAA legacy actually began in July of 1974 more

    September 12, 2006  /  Comments off

  • Story of the B747SP

      When the 747 entered revenue service in early 1970, the people at Boeing had a big hit on their hands. Despite more

    September 10, 2006  /  Comments off

  • 747SP Flight Covers

    Over the years, many significant events have been celebrated with the issuance of special commemorative postage stamps, more

    March 30, 2006  /  Comments off

  • A 747SP Love Affair

    A retired Pan Am skipper retells his brief, but very personal experience at the helm of an 747SPread more

    January 24, 2006  /  Comments off

  • Friendship One

    When United bought the pacific routes from Pan Am in 1986, the 747SP's came along with them. When the opportunity came more

    November 01, 1986  /  Comments off