A KLM 747-400 touches down in Amsterdam (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

Opinion: There Is Hope on the Horizon for the Iconic Boeing 747

In a week which saw further Boeing 747 retirements as airlines continue to modernize their fleets, it continues to look like the Queen of the Skies' days are ever more numbered. This icon of aviation and a favorite of both airlines and passengers since its launch in 1970 has slowly been pushed aside in favor of newer and more efficient aircraft.  But is there still a foreseeable future for the iconic Queen? There are multiple reasons for the aircraft to…