Northwest Airlines took delivery of there 11th Boeing 747-400 at Boeing Feild in Seattle. Northwest Airlines will also take delivery of three more 747-400 aircraft this year. Also Northwest Airlines has more 757-200's on order.
Northwest Airlines will use the 747-400 for Pacific routes from Detroit, Minneapolios, Seattle and Los Angeles and routes beyond it's Tokyo-Narita Hub. Northwest Airlines said it plans to add new routes in Asia they said that at the delivery ceremony in Seatle also said they see the Asian economy crisis ending soon. Northwest Airline now has 32 Boeing 747 aircraft including the 747-100, 747-200 and 747-400 and has a couple of 747 freighter aircraft.
Northwest Airlines and Boeing workers took part in the delivery ceromony in Seattle today.
I will say that the Northwest Airlines livery looks really fine with the 747-400. My dad took pictures (He was at the ceremony) and will send them to me. I am trying to get alot of pictures I got to airliners.net ASAP.
Farhan Ali. Newport Beach, California