This Boeing 747-400 N198UA took its first flight May 1997.
Flying international routes for United Airlines until it was retired in March 2009.
Beginning the second journey of its career in March 2012 when its cockpit and controls, engines, pylons, landing gear, actuators, electrical, hydraulics and fuel subsystems were incorporated into the Stratolaunch, the world’s largest aircraft by wingspan.
As part of the Stratolaunch, this plane will live on to carry satellites and rockets into space.
Plane tags are made from actual retired aircraft fuselage, not merely stamped metal.
Because they are made from real fuselage, each one bears the color, thickness, and wear and tear from the portion of the fuselage from which it was cut and it is therefore rare to create two identical ones.
These variations and imperfections are not product flaws.
Color: Dark Blue
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Caution: Not recommended for children under 8 years of age. This product contains chemical-based paint which may cause respiratory irritation if ingested or inhaled in large quantities. Keep out of mouth.