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First Shot Of Martinair MD-11 In New Livery  
User currently offlineDColeMAN From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2004, 274 posts, RR: 10
Posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6155 times:

Hi all,

I believe this is the first shot of the first Martinair MD-11 to be painted in the new colours....

http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.php?id=304543

I personally think it looks alot better on the MD-11  Smile

Dale

[Edited 2005-02-09 23:23:31]


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User currently offlineAvianca From Venezuela, joined Jan 2005, 5922 posts, RR: 40
Reply 1, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6091 times:

looks very nice! how many MD11F have the new color in the moment?


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User currently offlineDColeMAN From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2004, 274 posts, RR: 10
Reply 2, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6068 times:

I believe this is the first one, as I said in my previous post  Smile

Dale



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User currently offlineDRAIGONAIR From Netherlands, joined Oct 2000, 708 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6053 times:

looks great Big grin specially the nice and large 'Cargo' title...here at a.net also pictures:

http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?id=774550,774549

cheers

Nick



cheers
User currently offlineTransPac From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 108 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6044 times:

Now that is just plain slick. Who says you can't do anything good with eurowhite? Its nice to see some decent liveries in this age of switching and botching (UA etc).

User currently offlineRCS763AV From Colombia, joined Jun 2004, 4390 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 6008 times:

Very nice indeed. The billboard titles are very appealing.


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User currently offlineKa From Switzerland, joined Apr 2000, 660 posts, RR: 10
Reply 6, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 5991 times:

To make it a little easier:

View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © Rolf Wallner



BTW: Looks beautifully in reality.

KA.



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User currently onlineAlitaliaMD11 From Spain, joined Dec 2003, 4068 posts, RR: 13
Reply 7, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 5975 times:

I think it looks a lot better then the B767-300! I thought that I would not be happy to see the new livery on the MD-11 but I really am!!

its now my wallpaper!



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User currently offlineMauriceB From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 2488 posts, RR: 25
Reply 8, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 9 hours ago) and read 5938 times:

this is brilliant!!!! i prefered the old livery on the 767, but the MD-11 looks much and much better in the new colours!!! good job!!

User currently onlineA388 From Netherlands Antilles, joined May 2001, 9708 posts, RR: 11
Reply 9, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 5800 times:

WOW, very nice. I really like Martinair's new livery. I already thaught it would look even better on their MD11 aircraft. Can't imagine the new livery on their 747 aircraft, wow. Just amazing. Does anyone know when this MD11 will return to AMS so we can photograph this new livery in AMS?  Wink/being sarcastic

A388


User currently offline252MKR From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 108 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 5732 times:

Are the MD11's still doing the "flower flights?"

I love Martinair--used to fly PH-MLH out of Lelystad--God rest her soul...

Doo



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User currently onlineA388 From Netherlands Antilles, joined May 2001, 9708 posts, RR: 11
Reply 11, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 5678 times:

Martinair indeed is still doing the flower flights. Flowers are a big source on income for Martinair, especially this time of the year. Johan van de Put Fresh Cargo Handling is one of their biggest (if not, their biggest) customer(s) and they are the biggest flower handling agent in the Netherlands. They lease entire aircraft to transport their flowers, especially in the peak season, which is now (holiday season needs a lot of flowers and after that they have a lot of flower transportation for Russia and now they transport a lot of flowers for Valentine's Day). Martinair Cargo even leases our aircraft at the moment (Atlas Air/Polar Air Cargo) to transport flowers, lettuce and vegetables. Last week we had two 747 flights leased by Martinair and only carried flowers and vegetables, we're talking about 747s fully loaded with flowers!!! It's always a nice sight to see all those trucks at our warehouse being loaded with flowers/vegetables the whole day long!!!

So yes, flower flights are very important for Martinair Cargo, I would even bet it's their biggest source of income, the transporation of flowers, fruits and vegetables, but mostly flowers and vegetables. Below you can see one of my latest photos of one of our 747 freighters continuing its flight, after having flown flowers and vegetables for Martinair/Johan van de Put Fresh Cargo Handling. After clicking on the link, click on the photo for a larger image  Wink/being sarcastic

http://myaviation.net/?pid=00285852

http://myaviation.net/?pid=00285851

Regards,

A388


User currently offlineFRA2DTW From Germany, joined Feb 2004, 322 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (9 years 5 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 5548 times:

The new livery reminds me a lot of the original Midway Airlines, the one that was based at MDW and went out of business in 1991.

User currently offlineN754PR From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5385 times:

Stunning. Looks just amazing.

User currently offlineZK-NBT From New Zealand, joined Oct 2000, 5293 posts, RR: 11
Reply 14, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5369 times:

I agree that looks very slick indeed!


User currently offlineKL911 From Ireland, joined Jul 2003, 5119 posts, RR: 12
Reply 15, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 5338 times:

Wow! I'm impressed...
Any idea when the 747's will be painted?

KL911



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User currently offlineApuneger From Belgium, joined Sep 2000, 3032 posts, RR: 12
Reply 16, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 5267 times:

The new livery definitely looks better on the MD-11 than the 767. Can't wait to see this new-painted MD-11 at AMS.

Ivan



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User currently offlineSpike From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2004, 1170 posts, RR: 5
Reply 17, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 5247 times:

Now that is what I call a modern liverary. Best in the world today imho.

User currently offlineNightFlier From United States of America, joined May 2004, 284 posts, RR: 2
Reply 18, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4938 times:

There is a cool video with this airline.

http://www.itvv.co.uk



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User currently offlineJK From Netherlands, joined Feb 2005, 78 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4920 times:

Hey,
I think the new colors looks great on the MD-11.
When is the 747 repainted ?
Grr Johan knijn



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User currently offlineLamedianaranja From Venezuela, joined Nov 2004, 1246 posts, RR: 21
Reply 20, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 4894 times:

I had to go to Schiphol East today and sitting in the bus going round the north side of the airport the aircraft sitting at the gates are a long way off. They're not easily recognisable, especially on a grey day like today, but the Martinair B767 new c/s really stood out!


I wish that all skies were orange and blue!!
User currently offlineSaxon From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2005, 83 posts, RR: 0
Reply 21, posted (9 years 5 months 1 week 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 4789 times:

I think Martinairs new livery really suits the MD-11. Well done for bringing such a nice aircraft!


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