Bodobodo From Canada, joined May 2000, 553 posts, RR: 11 Posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 2505 times:
I took this photo on Saturday, September 2nd of a Tu154M taking off from runway 6R at Dorval airport in Montreal, Canada. It's the first time I've ever seen a Tu154 and I was lucky enough to capture it on film. It's not the best photo but I'm curious whether anyone can identify the airline? I checked and there's nothing with the registration number EW 85815 on Airliners.net and I couldn't find another Tu154 which matches. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
You can see the photo by following this link (I will try submitting the photo but it was taken under much less than ideal conditions so it's not very good):
RIX From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 1787 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (14 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 2363 times:
Apparently yes as there is a national emblem painted on the tail and a country (not airline) name written. A flag-carrier airline usually has flag, not national emblem painted. By the way, it looks almost the same (or is exactly the same) as the Soviet Belorussia national emblem was. The same about flag. As far as I know no other post-Soviet country restored Soviet-time state symbolic...