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World's longest passenger plane on show in Paris

The latest version of Boeing's iconic jumbo jet, the 747-8, is making its debut at the Le Bourget air show in Paris.

The new model is the world's longest passenger plane and can seat 467 people, 51 more than the older jumbo.

The original 747 made its maiden flight 42 years ago.

  • 19 Jun 2011
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