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Is This The Ugliest Interior On A Modern Airliner?  
User currently offlineJblake1 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 293 posts, RR: 0
Posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4485 times:

What is up with design team on drugs that came up with this interior for Virgin Blue?


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Agree or disagree?

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User currently offlineAmerican762 From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 175 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4338 times:

Thats hideous. Heh. End of story. Thats horrible.


Pan Am has a place of its' own. You call it the world, we call it home.
User currently offlineDeltaGuy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4332 times:

Looks like the interior of an old Irish pub or something lol  Smile Really belongs in an NW DC-9  Big grin

DeltaGuy


User currently offlineDl021 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 11447 posts, RR: 75
Reply 3, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4308 times:

come on.....quit taking pictures of the interiors of mothballed aeroflot tu-134's or 1962 greyhound busses and trying to pass them off as new jetliners.


Is my Pan Am ticket to the moon still good?
User currently offline757KSLC From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 233 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4273 times:

I have definitely seen much worse, its not THAT bad, but I sure wouldn't want my fleet/aircraft looking like that!


"That wasn't flying! That was falling with style!" Woody, Toy Story.
User currently offlineDfwRevolution From United States of America, joined Jan 2010, 997 posts, RR: 51
Reply 5, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4224 times:

For a 737NG, that is pretty bad. I'm suprised Branson would stand for such a thing!

User currently offlineJblake1 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 293 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4177 times:

btw.... No offense to Green Bay Packer fans....  Smile

User currently offlineFLYtoEGCC From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2004, 947 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 4167 times:

I don't get it.... Virgin Blue call themselves Virgin Blue because their aircraft are bright red, and the Australian colloquial expression for a red-headed person is a "Bluey" (source - Airliner World, a couple of years ago.) So they paint their aircraft red and blue... add a bit of white for good measure... and now a revolting snot-green interior?

Still, if they're comfortable and the fare's cheap, I'd take one...

[Edited 2004-05-24 01:53:14]


Come fly with me, let's fly, let's fly away...
User currently offlineHopper From Luxembourg, joined May 2001, 13 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 4086 times:

They acquired a second hand plane and didn't bother to change the seats:


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User currently offlineBlackbird1331 From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 1894 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 4077 times:

Well, excuse me. Snot green is one of my favorite colors. It is the blue carpet that is out of place.


Cameras shoot pictures. Guns shoot people. They have the guns.
User currently offlineNIKV69 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3930 times:

That is quite ugly!!!!!! Yikes Embarrassment

User currently offlineCmckeithen From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 617 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3910 times:

I miss City Bird. It was a nice airline.

User currently offlineDinker225 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1067 posts, RR: 18
Reply 12, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 3712 times:

Bluey, yeah I've heard that before. But come on. What kind of first impression is that for customers? "Welcome aboard Virgin Blue. Have a seat on our snot green seats and enjoy your fligh!" Come on!

Dinker



Two rules in aviation, don't hit anything and don't run out of gas, cause if you run out of gas yer gonna hit something.
User currently offlineArcano From Chile, joined Mar 2004, 2410 posts, RR: 23
Reply 13, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 3703 times:

Air France is great in every aspect, but I think those tri colored headresters are ugly...

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User currently offlineWidgetBoi From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1432 posts, RR: 19
Reply 14, posted (10 years 6 months 5 days 21 hours ago) and read 3615 times:

I think AF's headrests and carpet MAKE the cabin  Big grin

jeremy

[Edited 2004-05-27 00:48:03]

User currently offlineB773 From Australia, joined Jan 2001, 74 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (10 years 6 months 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 3606 times:



I have flown on this aircraft a couple of times and the seats are quite comfortable. Who cares what they look like? As long as VB get me there safely.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineRyan h From Australia, joined Aug 2001, 1571 posts, RR: 1
Reply 16, posted (10 years 6 months 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 3599 times:

Aren't green and gold patriotic colours in Australia?


South Australian Spotter
User currently offlineWidgetBoi From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1432 posts, RR: 19
Reply 17, posted (10 years 6 months 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 3586 times:

While I think the pictured interior is ugly, it's nothing compared to Biman Bangladesh's interiors.

DC-10:

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A310:

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YUCK!

jeremy



User currently offlineA330Fan1 From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 856 posts, RR: 11
Reply 18, posted (10 years 6 months 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 3580 times:

it's not bad...it's just different. Looks alright to me

-A330Fan1


User currently offlineAccess-Air From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 1939 posts, RR: 13
Reply 19, posted (10 years 6 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 3516 times:

The colour of those seats remind me of turtles or lizards....LOL
I guess they are ok but they look like someone stole those seats out of Forbes Capitalist Tool's 727....Tee-hee...

Access-Air



Remember, Wherever you go, there you are!!!!
User currently offlineQantasflyer From Australia, joined Mar 2004, 396 posts, RR: 1
Reply 20, posted (10 years 6 months 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 3476 times:

Ive flown that plane once from Perth to Sydney and i can say that this LEASED aircraft from an Italian carrier (cant remember which one) is quite uncomfortable. To original virgin Blue seats are far more comfortable. These seats are really hard, i dont know why Virgin doesnt change the seats and put it on par, comfort wise with its remaining fleet.

Regards



Qantasflyer That's the spirit. The Spirit of Australia!
User currently offlineCXA330300 From South Africa, joined May 2004, 1567 posts, RR: 2
Reply 21, posted (10 years 6 months 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 3450 times:

Oh, ich, that's horrible. It looks like a crate of whisky bottles shaped into seats.

Air France- I hate those headrests. They look like dishcloths.

As for the Biman one, it's garish, but at least it's tolerable.



The sky is the limit as long as you can stay there
User currently offlineLacsaA320 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 22, posted (10 years 6 months 14 hours ago) and read 3390 times:

Not as bad as these from Ethiopian Airlines:


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In flight, and everybody ran out of the a/c scared to death because that red tapisse.


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What about this First Class cabin... Nice, isn't it?


User currently offlineKlbambie From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2004, 98 posts, RR: 1
Reply 23, posted (10 years 6 months 8 hours ago) and read 3344 times:

It was pretty horrific having to look at Lime bulkheads and Purple seats all day when I worked for buzz!


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Most of the Crews constantly had headaches!

S.


User currently offlineWidgetboi From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1432 posts, RR: 19
Reply 24, posted (10 years 5 months 4 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 3280 times:

I hope Buzz provided enough Tylenol for everyone  Big grin

jeremy


25 September11 : I think that those headrest sheets should be back in US major airline cabins.
26 Widgetboi : I think that those headrest sheets should be back in US major airline cabins. I couldn't agree more. jeremy
27 4jaded : I know I am going to start a firestorm on this one but Eastern Airlines had the ugly of the ugly interiors. Choclate Brown Door covers, Nylon Seats th
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