'Father of 747' Joe Sutter dies at 95 | KUOW News and Information

'Father of 747' Joe Sutter dies at 95

Aug 31, 2016

Bill Radke speaks with KUOW economy reporter Carolyn Adolph about Joe Sutter, the Boeing engineer who led the development of the 747, the biggest airplane the world had ever seen.

The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum called Sutter "the father of the 747," and gave him the 2013 Lifetime Achievement award.