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Will I Get On A NW New Colors?  
User currently offlineAATriple7 From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 160 posts, RR: 1
Posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 2729 times:

At the end of the month I will be routing MKE-MSP-LAS-PHX, on NW, and HP. MKE-MSP and MSP-LAS will both be on 757-200s I was just wondering what are my chances of getting on a new colored bird, they look really smart.



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User currently offlineTango-Bravo From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 3806 posts, RR: 29
Reply 1, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 2709 times:

If my casual observation of NW 757-200s at MSP and PHX on three occasions during the past month is any indicator, your probability of being on a 752 in the new colors on either flight segement is about 1 in 4.

User currently offlineBR715-A1-30 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 2709 times:

Well, I wouldn't care about getting on New colors, but I would care about getting on Old colors. The new colors will be here for quite some time. The old colors are going bye bye.

User currently offline4everRC From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 325 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 2649 times:

"The new colors will be here for quite some time. The old colors are going bye bye."

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User currently offlineElectraBob From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 931 posts, RR: 3
Reply 4, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 2632 times:

I was sitting out in my back yard this afternoon, and saw many, many NWA aircraft with the new colors going into Detroit Metro...at one point, between 3P and 4p, I saw at least 10 in a row. I must admit, I do see quite a few 757's still in the old colors....and.....quite a few DC9's. It looks like many of the 319 and 320 aircraft have the new colors.

I saw 2 NWA A330's on final for rwy 21L (they usually do not land on that runway) this afternoon....I've said this before....that new A330 with the new colors against a bright blue sky background....there is no aircraft more pleasant to look at.




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User currently offlineCOAB767 From Guam, joined Nov 2003, 1377 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2577 times:

Your chances are slim that you'll get a new colours 757. Especially if your flights are assigned ships 5650-5657 as it seems they are still in the old livery. I know ships 5501-5527? are in the new colours.


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