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User currently offlineADV MR From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 1653 times:

Was wondering if any more of Virgin's 747-200s had been repainted in the new livery. I saw that Queen of the Supstream (V-SSS) had been done. If any of them have been done, do you know if any are flying into Orlando at all -- or will they be scheduled to fly there? Thanks for your info!

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User currently offlinePresRDC From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 672 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 1608 times:

High as a Kite has also been painted. There are photos of newly painted 747-200s on this site.

User currently offlineRpwgw From Australia, joined Jun 1999, 209 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 1591 times:

when I was working at Air New Zealand engineering the first two aircraft were done in the old livery, but they were going to do the last three in the new livery. Don't know what happened though

User currently offlineAFa340-300E From France, joined May 1999, 2084 posts, RR: 25
Reply 3, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1555 times:


Could anyone tell me more about the early begins of Virgin Atlantic please?

Thank you very much,

Alain Mengus

User currently offlineContinentalEWR From United States of America, joined May 2000, 3762 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1547 times:

Virgin Atlantic started flying in October 1984, from LGW to EWR, utilizing
a single one class B747-200, still in service and named Maiden Voyager.

User currently offlineFlyVirgin744 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 1313 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1535 times:

This is accurate (I think)

Queen of the Supstream G-VSSS
High as a Kite G-VPUF
Dancing Queen G-VIBE

Sometimes I go about in pity for myself and all the while a great wind carries me across the sky.
User currently offlineJet Setter From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (15 years 10 months 3 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 1529 times:

No Virgin B747-200s have been repainted into the new livery, all the aircraft currently wearing the livery were delivered like that from their previous operators. Only B747-400s and A340s have actually so far been taken out of service and repainted. FlyVirgin744's list is accurate.

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