Virgin Atlantic to retire its last Boeing 747-400 in 2021

Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747-41R G-VROC (msn 32746)  LHR (SPA). Image: 924415.

While Virgin Atlantic Airways unveiled its new cabins for the new Airbus A350-1000s, it also confirmed the delivery schedule for its remaining eight 455-seat Boeing 747-400s.

Virgin Atlantic CEO Shai Weiss stated Virgin Atlantic would soon begin to retire its Boeing 747-400s this year. By 2021, all eight remaining 747s will be retired and replaced with the new Airbus A350-1000s.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747-41R G-VROC (msn 32746) LHR (SPA). Image: 924415.

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