Boeing Offers New, Quiet, Longer-Range Version of 747-400

The 747-400X Quiet Longer Range jetliner is being offered to the world's airlines for delivery projected for early 2004. The new airplane will highlight significantly reduced noise on takeoff and approach with lower fuel consumption and longer range than previous models.

Available in two versions, the passenger model will feature the Boeing signature twin-aisle interior with more comfort and spaciousness for travelers. The freighter version will have simplified cargo handling system that weighs less than current models and will provide lower maintenance costs and higher reliability.

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