British Airways CEO: Retiring The 747 Was The Right Thing To Do

Today, British Airways’ CEO Sean Doyle said that retiring the Boeing 747 was the right thing to do. Doyle made the comments while defending the airline’s decision to hang onto its fleet of Airbus A380s, in contrast to many of the type’s operators.

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@PlanesAndGames time for you to rant

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It was obvious. Demand would just pick up again when there would be very few 747s.

I prefer twin-engine jet over 4-engined jet anyway

4 engines 4 long haul