Ship 6301 on display at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta (Photo: Michael Davis)

Inside the Queen: Delta Flight Museum Opens Exhibit Dedicated to Iconic Ship 6301

On Tuesday, the Delta Flight Museum celebrated the opening of a new exhibit called "747 Experience." The exhibit features the carrier's treasured ship 6301 (N661US), the first 747-400 built by Boeing in the 1980s. The Boeing 747 used in the museum contains quite the history lesson. The 747 has been dubbed the “Queen of the Skies” and thanks to its “hump," the aircraft has become one of the most recognizable aircraft in the world. Ship 6301 was the first 747-400…