747-100 Jumbo Jet is built near to scale within actual general dimensions and is fully textured. This model includes many animateable features including flaps, ailerons, elevators, rudder, landing gear, landing gear doors and turbines. It is provided in many different formats and airline liveries.
The Boeing 747-100 was the first jumbo jet capable of carrying almost 500 passengers. It first flew in 1969 and saw service in 1970.
For 37 years the 747 Jumbo Jet was the largest passenger jet in the world. The Boeing 747 was introduced about the same time as two other heavy airliners, the Douglas DC-10 and the Lockheed L-1011 Tristar. The 747 development continued with the -200, -300, -400 and latest the -800 or -8I version.