With over two million YouTube subscribers, Sam Chui is one of the world’s best-known travel and aviation personalities, known for his million-hit vlogs and pioneering photography. This book, his fourth, is
dedicated to his greatest love, the Boeing 747 jumbo jet. Air 747 takes the reader on a journey through the story of the 747, and onboard with many of the biggest airline brands and some of the most obscure, lavishly illustrated with pictures of the planes, inside and out. Aviation historian Charles Kennedy contributes an epic history essay, from the beginning of flight to the present day. This is an essential volume for fans of travel, aviation, and luxury.
About the authors
Sam Chui is one of the world’s best-known aviation and travel personalities, known for his million-hit vlogs and pioneering photography on and around the airlines of the world. His website SamChui.com has become a hive of airline industry news and reviews. Truly a global citizen, Sam was born in Beijing, raised in Hong Kong and Sydney, and today divides his time between Dubai and Los Angeles. Charles Kennedy is an aviation journalist, contributing features to Airliner World, Aviation News, Airways and Flypast, and is the author or co-author of Jetliners Of The Red Star, The Story Of The MD-11, the Haynes Owners Workshop Manual for the Boeing 707 and a trilogy covering the history of the Flying Tiger Line. Born in Sydney and resident in London, he is also a musician, pilot, and tour guide.
Title Air 747 – Experiencing the Passion: Boeing’s Jumbo Jet.
Author Sam Chui & Charles Kennedy
Publication date September 15, 2020
Dimensions H25.8cm x W21cm x D1cm
Publisher Astral Horizon Press
Genre Travel, Transport, Aviation, Photography, Lifestyle
Printed The Netherlands