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KLM's 4th 777-300ER To Be SkyTeam Aircraft!  
User currently offline747ata32 From Netherlands, joined Oct 2006, 45 posts, RR: 1
Posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 14593 times:

Yes! It's true! First KLM gave us their 737-800 PH-BXA in retro livery and this August they will give us a 777-300ER in SkyTeam livery!!!!!!
Looks stunning! Picture in the source article (in Dutch only, sorry) here:
http://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/news/?ID=30162

Regards,

Frank

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Flown: 733, 734, 73G, 738, 739, 742, 743, 744, M11, 752, 763, F100, F70, SF340, A319, A320, A321, A332, 772, 77W, D10, D
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User currently offlineFatmirJusufi From Albania, joined Jan 2009, 2441 posts, RR: 7
Reply 1, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 14571 times:

It's characteristic livery. It's not too bad though.  Smile
Do you have any larger image available?

Fatmir



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User currently offline747ata32 From Netherlands, joined Oct 2006, 45 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 14573 times:



Quoting FatmirJusufi (Reply 1):
Do you have any larger image available?

Sorry, not yet. Picture is from source article. I'll try to get my hands on a better one, but can't make any promise.

Frank



Flown: 733, 734, 73G, 738, 739, 742, 743, 744, M11, 752, 763, F100, F70, SF340, A319, A320, A321, A332, 772, 77W, D10, D
User currently offlineLH648 From Kazakhstan, joined Sep 2006, 579 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 14544 times:

Don't like the livery.
Don't like the idea.
Why copy very old *A move? Think about something new!



I hate Lufthansa
User currently offlineCHRISBA777ER From UK - England, joined Mar 2001, 5964 posts, RR: 62
Reply 4, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 14468 times:

I love it.

Bring on the Gemini Jets/Phoenix models! Big grin



What do you mean you dont have any bourbon? Do you know how far it is to Houston? What kind of airline is this???
User currently offline747ata32 From Netherlands, joined Oct 2006, 45 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 14389 times:



Quoting LH648 (Reply 3):
Don't like the idea

Sorry; got to ask.... Livery is a matter of personal taste, but what's wrong with the idea????

Frank



Flown: 733, 734, 73G, 738, 739, 742, 743, 744, M11, 752, 763, F100, F70, SF340, A319, A320, A321, A332, 772, 77W, D10, D
User currently offlineKappel From Suriname, joined Jul 2005, 3533 posts, RR: 17
Reply 6, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 14337 times:

Actually, I'd prefer if the airlines could keep their own tail, like SQ and with the oneworld livery.


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User currently offlineWAC From United States of America, joined Nov 2008, 275 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 14128 times:

sky team's livery is like a wet dream but then I love skyteam AF KL and KE in particularly so am biased...

User currently offlineFlySSC From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 7415 posts, RR: 57
Reply 8, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 13805 times:

AF's B777 in the SkyTeam livery should roll out in June

User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1887 posts, RR: 42
Reply 9, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 13769 times:
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At least its better then the Star Alliance livery! That one drives me insane seeing it 5 times a day!


Nothing's worse then flying the same registration twice, except flying it 4 times..
User currently offlineMptpa From United States of America, joined Feb 2006, 546 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 13742 times:



Quoting Kappel (Reply 6):

I agree. They should've kept their own tails, and just have the fuselage with the ST scheme.


User currently offlineFatmirJusufi From Albania, joined Jan 2009, 2441 posts, RR: 7
Reply 11, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 13742 times:



Quoting CrimsonNL (Reply 9):
That one drives me insane seeing it 5 times a day!

Which carrier?



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User currently offlineAznMadSci From United States of America, joined Dec 2007, 3681 posts, RR: 6
Reply 12, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13682 times:

Why silver? Can't depict KLM logo. Also agree wish they kept the original tail design instead of copying Star.


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User currently offlineFrigatebird From Netherlands, joined Jun 2008, 1639 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13645 times:

I hope it's really gonna be silver (or bare metal look, AA style), better than that boring white on the DL 764... A silver colored 77W sure will be an awesome sight here at AMS  Smile


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User currently offlineSeemyseems From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2009, 969 posts, RR: 7
Reply 14, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13642 times:



Quoting WAC (Reply 7):
livery is like a wet dream

Lol!

So when is KL getting the third B777-300ER, I really like it in the KL livery! Are they ordering more than 6?



seemyseems
User currently offlineAeroflot777 From Russia, joined Mar 2004, 3011 posts, RR: 26
Reply 15, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13603 times:

That livery is absolutely stunning. However, I think that the actual body color isn't as strong of a silver as pictured in the image. DL's is a lot more white. SO we'll see what happens.
So KLM is coming out, AF is due out in June. When are Aeromexico, Aeroflot, CSA and so on are scheduled to release?

Aeroflot777


User currently offlineFatmirJusufi From Albania, joined Jan 2009, 2441 posts, RR: 7
Reply 16, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13579 times:



Quoting Aeroflot777 (Reply 15):
When are Aeromexico, Aeroflot, CSA and so on are scheduled to release?



Quote:
Delta was the first company to wear the new livery but all the SkyTeam fleet will introduce an aircraft with the new livery before the end of 2009. Nine aircraft will get the new livery with the following timeline:

Delta B767-400 Mar. 2009
Aeroméxico B767-200 May 2009
Alitalia B767-300 Apr. 2009
Czech Airlines ATR42 Apr. 2009
Air France B777-300 Jun. 2009
China Southern B777-200ER Jun. 2009
KLM B777-300 Aug. 2009
Aeroflot A330-200 Nov. 2009
Korean Air A330 Oct. 2009

Source here.

Fatmir



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User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1887 posts, RR: 42
Reply 17, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 13564 times:
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Here are some pictures of the DL jet http://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/pictures/skyteam/skyteam.asp

Quoting FatmirJusufi (Reply 11):
Which carrier?

Oh you name it, just use the photo search engine for STAR ALLIANCE and NETHERLANDS.



Nothing's worse then flying the same registration twice, except flying it 4 times..
User currently offlineFatmirJusufi From Albania, joined Jan 2009, 2441 posts, RR: 7
Reply 18, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 13456 times:



Quoting CrimsonNL (Reply 17):
Oh you name it, just use the photo search engine for STAR ALLIANCE and NETHERLANDS.

Oh, right! I found 'some'... Do you want to see them? Big grin


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Fatmir



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User currently offlineBa6590 From UK - England, joined Jul 2007, 132 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 13354 times:

Looks great...can't wait to see it flying about.


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User currently offlineVirginblue4 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2008, 912 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 13168 times:



Quoting AznMadSci (Reply 12):
Why silver? Can't depict KLM logo. Also agree wish they kept the original tail design instead of copying Star.

Yes i agree! I dont like the silver at all, i think they should of either used white (which would of looked nice) or keep the blue they already have and splash the Skyteam logo over the top, but definately not silver!

Jordan



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User currently offlineAirproxx From France, joined Jun 2008, 638 posts, RR: 1
Reply 21, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 12263 times:

I'm not fond of these alliance liveries.... They just make the whole shape dull and unsavory to me (especially the star alliance one!)... Just my own point of view


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User currently offlineAznMadSci From United States of America, joined Dec 2007, 3681 posts, RR: 6
Reply 22, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 12043 times:

I tend to like this Star plane and something that I think could be nice for either OneWorld or SkyTeam.


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User currently onlineA388 From Netherlands Antilles, joined May 2001, 9897 posts, RR: 15
Reply 23, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 11850 times:



Quoting Frigatebird (Reply 13):
better than that boring white on the DL 764...

The DL SkyTeam livery is grey/silverish just as NW but slightly less silvery. In any case it's not white.



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User currently offlineSuseJ772 From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 820 posts, RR: 1
Reply 24, posted (5 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 11787 times:

I freaking love these alliance liveries. Star is great. Sky is great. OneWorld is ok - but still, I like it.

My favorite of all time though:


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25 GlobeEx : Is it just me.... if you would take the titles away it looks like a military jet.......... hm?
26 Kappel : As mentioned by Aeroflot777, the silver as depicted in the picture won't be what we'll see on the aircraft. It will be exactly like the DL 764. Actua
27 Post contains links and images FlyASAGuy2005 : Not an alliance livery in the sense that we are discusing but will always be one of my favorites. View Large View MediumPhoto © Paul Robinson
28 777WT : You know what's funny? At LGA by DL, there's a NW/KLM sign...
29 Hardiwv : Very interesting. But the SkyTeam livery on KLM reminds me of SU (Aeroflot).... Rgs,
30 Seemyseems : I thought that too, the silver and blue is almost similar! At least when SU do their SkyTeam livery they wont have to bother so much with the paint!
31 Cedars747 : I am very satisfied with this amazing livery Alex!!!
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