Sponsor Message:
Aviation Hobby Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Why No Herpa's In Virgin Atlantic Colors?  
User currently offlineApollo13 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (9 years 8 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 6450 times:

I have been collecting Herpa's now for 4 years, and i have a pretty good set of heavies from Europe, and yet, i havent been able to find any 1:500 scale Herpa models in Virgin Atlantic Colors. Are there any out in the world or online comewhere? If someone has any info, please help me out. I WANT ONE SO BADLY!!!!!

6 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineBritPilot777 From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2004, 1075 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (9 years 8 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 6424 times:

Hey!

I did a bit of searching and found something fairly interesting,
its a boeing 767 in Virgin Colours,

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=419&item=6501469721&rd=1

Hope this helps!

Moheet  Smokin cool



Forever Flight
User currently offlineMark777300 From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 388 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 8 months 4 weeks 8 hours ago) and read 6309 times:

I have a Virgin A340-600 model in 1/500 scale in the latest color scheme. I bought it at The Airplane Shop some months before. Check on their web-site, I'm sure that you will find it there.

User currently offlineDeltaWings From Switzerland, joined Aug 2004, 1294 posts, RR: 17
Reply 3, posted (9 years 8 months 4 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 6245 times:

Yup! So do I. I have an A340-600 from Virgin atlantic. It must be still around.

DeltaWings



Homer: Marge, it takes two to lie. One to lie and one to listen.
User currently offlineEuropean From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (9 years 8 months 3 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 6094 times:

Try writting to Virgin Atlantic Airways, Sometimes they take a while to reply, But they normally do!  Smile

I was wondering the same, As i have started collecting them this year.

European
Jimmi


User currently offlineOB1504 From United States of America, joined Jul 2004, 3357 posts, RR: 6
Reply 5, posted (9 years 8 months 3 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 6083 times:

Herpa Wings have actually made four models in Virgin Atlantic colours, according to the model database on DiecastAircraft.com.

Click HERE to view all Herpa Wings Virgin Atlantic models!

They have made a:

  • Virgin Atlantic Airways Airbus 340-311 G-VBUS, Lady in Red in Delivery Colours
  • Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747-2** in Original Colours
  • Virgin Atlantic Airways Airbus 340-642 G-VSHY, Cloud Nine (Since renamed Claudia Nine), in New Colours
  • Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747-4** in New Colours

    They are all sample models with production runs of only 50 each, with the exception of the Airbus 340-311, of which only 20 were made, and of course, the Airbus 340-642, Herpa Wings Item No. HW507400 of which an unlimited amount of units were produced, but if you would like to purchase a model of a Virgin Atlantic Airbus 340-642, you'd be hard-pressed to find one. I've been looking for 30 minutes for a retailer that still carries them and I still can't find one.  Sad

    [Edited 2004-12-30 00:48:14]

  • User currently offlineDeltaWings From Switzerland, joined Aug 2004, 1294 posts, RR: 17
    Reply 6, posted (9 years 8 months 3 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 6065 times:

    hey eveyone. I have great news!

    You can order the A340-600 VS here:


    https://www.avimod.de/mohe050e.htm


    They ship everywhere, I think.


    DeltaWings



    Homer: Marge, it takes two to lie. One to lie and one to listen.
    Top Of Page
    Forum Index

    Reply To This Topic Why No Herpa's In Virgin Atlantic Colors?
    Username:
    No username? Sign up now!
    Password: 


    Forgot Password? Be reminded.
    Remember me on this computer (uses cookies)
    • Aviation hobby related posts only.
    • Back all your opinions with facts.
    • No adverts of any kind. This includes web pages.
    • No hostile language or criticizing of others.
    • Do not post copyright protected material.
    • Use relevant and describing topics.
    • Check if your post already been discussed.
    • Check your spelling!
    • DETAILED RULES
    Add Images Add SmiliesPosting Help

    Please check your spelling (press "Check Spelling" above)


    Similar topics:More similar topics...
    Why No Herpa Wings For Virgin Atlantic? posted Sun Jun 3 2001 10:46:16 by United Airline
    Herpa Wings: Why No Virgin Atlantic? posted Fri Nov 30 2001 20:49:52 by Aerokid
    No Flightdeck In FS9...Why? posted Thu Nov 4 2004 22:43:39 by AERoc
    Why No Real Airlines In FS? posted Sun Aug 15 2004 06:26:34 by KCMike
    Why No AI Traffic In Middle East? posted Wed Mar 19 2003 02:56:42 by Wilax
    Why No Helo AI In FS2002? posted Tue Dec 31 2002 14:12:23 by United_Fan
    Why No American Airlines In Flightsim.com? posted Wed Jun 20 2001 21:19:19 by H. Simpson
    Why No Adequate FS A340-600 Freeware? posted Mon Jan 30 2006 04:11:09 by 777Daedalus
    Why No Pmdg 744 SQ Livery? :'( posted Sun Jan 22 2006 15:24:40 by AirPacific747
    Virgin Atlantic Font posted Thu Aug 11 2005 17:37:06 by ZSOFN

    Sponsor Message:
    Printer friendly format