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User currently offlineJalapeno From United States of America, joined Sep 2006, 141 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 6 days ago) and read 3886 times:

Ever thought cockpit windows sometimes look like facial expressions? These are what come to mind...

DC-10, MD11 - Looks like a mean face
737, 727 - Looks almost "female"
747 - Distinguished
757 - Like a teenager

Any opinions?

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r

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User currently offline777ER From New Zealand, joined Dec 2003, 11845 posts, RR: 18
Reply 1, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 3760 times:
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I never really thought of it that way, but I do agree with the DC10 and MD11 mean face looks

User currently offlineScoliodon From India, joined Oct 2005, 217 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 3654 times:

Hi Jalapeno..welcome to A.net  Smile

I've ALWAYS thought aircraft cockpit windows give them facial expressions.

MD11 - DC10 has the meanest look out there.
The Mad Dogs - well..they do have a dog-like face  Smile
The 737 also has a very mean look while the 757 has a very calm but stern look.
The airbus A320 series has a baby-face while the A330-340 have a much more stern look.
The 747 has a big bad ol' man look . The A380...has a dumb look  Smile (I'm an Airbus fan)

The only aircraftthat looks almost female is the A320 ..the 767 comes close  Smile



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User currently offlineJetMech From Australia, joined Mar 2006, 2634 posts, RR: 53
Reply 3, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 3621 times:

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User currently offline9MMAR From Malaysia, joined Jul 2006, 2106 posts, RR: 19
Reply 4, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 3619 times:

Quoting JetMech (Reply 3):
"Luke, I am your father, join me on the dark side!"

That's very cool! Big grin

Sometimes the colour and livery on an aircraft can add certain character to its look too. Just like this one. Being a 737 already made it looks "almost female", I think the colours made it looks like a drag queen posing in a parade.  rotfl 


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User currently offlineUsair320 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 991 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 3548 times:

I have always thought of the MD-11 to be the evil stepdad.

User currently offlineBAW076 From UK - Scotland, joined Aug 2006, 750 posts, RR: 27
Reply 6, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days ago) and read 3527 times:

I think that the 777 has a lovely face!

She looks like she means business!


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User currently offlineAcjflyer From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 426 posts, RR: 6
Reply 7, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 3521 times:
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I personally think the A330 looks determined and focused.


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User currently offlineVHVXB From Australia, joined Apr 2006, 5520 posts, RR: 19
Reply 8, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 3518 times:

Quoting BAW076 (Reply 6):
She looks like she means business!

especially with those big engines


User currently offlineJeffry747 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 963 posts, RR: 2
Reply 9, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 3499 times:
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I have always thought of the 747's expression as being both majestic and proud


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User currently offline777DadandJr From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 1516 posts, RR: 12
Reply 10, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3485 times:

I always thought that the DC10/MD11 windsheild configuration made it look like it was wearing a Lone Ranger mask.


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User currently offlineAsstChiefMark From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 3435 times:

"Are We Not Men? We Are Devo! D-E-V-O"


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"Why the long face, old man?"


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User currently offlineWILCO737 From Greenland, joined Jun 2004, 8893 posts, RR: 76
Reply 12, posted (7 years 6 months 3 weeks ago) and read 3411 times:
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I agree on the DC10/MD11... When she is head one then I think: I'd better run, there is someone angry with me...
744 is just gorgeous... The big old man look... nicely said  Wink But somehow it is correct... looking down to you...
777 is just a beast, but positiv... looks at you and says: get out of my way, I have my job to do...
737... well, I mostly see the cockpit windows from inside  Wink But from outside it looks a bit sad sometimes! Especially when being puchbacked with one of the trucks who lift the aircraft up...

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User currently offlineUnited319 From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 520 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (7 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 3371 times:

I like these the best

717

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757

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User currently offlineN231YE From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
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User currently offlineAC320tech From Canada, joined Jul 2006, 197 posts, RR: 1
Reply 15, posted (7 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 3365 times:

Quoting Acjflyer (Reply 7):
I personally think the A330 looks determined and focused.

Yes I agree, it does look that way but I never could put my finger on it on how it looked.


User currently offlineNWADC9 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 4892 posts, RR: 10
Reply 16, posted (7 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 3353 times:

DC-9's to eyebrow-equippped 717's look like "I didn't deafen your ears!" to me...


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User currently offlineSeptember11 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 3623 posts, RR: 21
Reply 17, posted (7 years 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 3326 times:

L-1011 has a nice face


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