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Animals On Airplane Tails  
User currently offlineLubcha132 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 2776 posts, RR: 7
Posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 1283 times:

find as many animals or animal type characters on tails of planes as you can Big grin

NO FRONTIER THANK YOU



josh

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User currently offlineBaliMorris From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 140 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1239 times:

Air Tanzania.


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User currently offlineThe Coachman From Australia, joined Apr 2001, 1421 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1227 times:

Umm...

QF - a flying 'roo

AA - eagle

LH (did have this thing on it - can't remember whether it still does)

JL - crane

Impulse (when it was operating) had a cockatoo.

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User currently offlineFlagshipAZ From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3419 posts, RR: 14
Reply 3, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1216 times:

The American Eagle on AA's planes. Regards.


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User currently offlineMls515 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 3076 posts, RR: 9
Reply 4, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1213 times:



TunisAir


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User currently offlineMls515 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 3076 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1210 times:

Aer Turas

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British Caledonian

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User currently offlineFlagshipAZ From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3419 posts, RR: 14
Reply 6, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1206 times:

Does the Rabbit on the Playboy DC-9 count???  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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User currently offlineFlagshipAZ From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3419 posts, RR: 14
Reply 7, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1198 times:

I remember North Central's Mallard. Also, US Postal Service had an outline of a eagle's head on their 727s. And didn't Canadian had a huge goose on their aircrafts? This is all I can think of at the moment. Regards.


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User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3966 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 1191 times:

The canadian goose!!


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User currently offlineMls515 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 3076 posts, RR: 9
Reply 9, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 1192 times:


Canadian Airlines


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User currently offlineSdate747 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 272 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 1182 times:

Quatar Airways

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Garuda Indonesia

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User currently offlineCathay Pacific From Australia, joined May 2000, 1864 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 1178 times:

Singapore Airlines:

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Japan Airlines:

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Air China:

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Lufthansa:

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Condor:

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Dragonair:

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Impulse:

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can CX's image of a brush stroke wing be considered as well???


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User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6533 posts, RR: 55
Reply 12, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 1169 times:

How about the animals down the side of that Cathay plane, do they count?

User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3966 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1162 times:

Gulf Air


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Khalifa Airways


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User currently offlineBhtchuo From Malaysia, joined Nov 2001, 163 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1155 times:

yeah.. i found one in m'sia... air asia, m'sia 2nd national carrier

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 Big thumbs up


User currently offlineTreg From Estonia, joined Oct 2001, 535 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1139 times:

Estonian Air

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BTW, it is a swallow - Estonian National Bird


User currently offlineScand_Flyer From Norway, joined Nov 2000, 65 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 1123 times:

How about this one?


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Euralair is a french charter, I think.


User currently offlineAirsicknessbag From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 4723 posts, RR: 34
Reply 17, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 1121 times:

VLM - the Flemish lion


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ANA - a certain beagle


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TAROM - looks like a bird to me, might be a plane, though


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Air One - I guess this is an airone, the Italian word for heron


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Wunala - whoever dreamt this up must have been smoking some stuff lots more sophisticated than tobacco... but he dreamt of kangaroos - what would Mr. Freud make out of that ...??!


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Little Europe - this lady has a fish tail, so she must count as half an animal...


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Lufthansa CityLine - another crane variant


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Iran Air - is it a bird? Noooo! Is it a horse? Nooooo!...


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Air Ukraine - must be some surreal bird, too


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BA - they must have some animals on their tails, I remember whales, right? Some BA expert, please.

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(psst, there´s a Frontier whale as well, but it´s forbidden in this thread... [N903FR if you want to sneak])


User currently offlineIkarus From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 3524 posts, RR: 2
Reply 18, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 1105 times:

No one mentioned the Springbok of the old South African Airways? Tsk tsk tsk.

Regards

Ikarus


User currently offlineGdabski From Poland, joined Oct 2001, 423 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 1 hour ago) and read 1085 times:

LOT Polish Airlines' crane:


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User currently offlineBoeingnut From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 20, posted (12 years 5 months 1 week 1 hour ago) and read 1081 times:


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I know that someone has already mentioned JAL and the crane on the tail. I also know that they were asking only for on the tail.

But what about the birds on the fuselage and on the winglets of this MD-11, and all the other MD-11s in the JAL fleet (that are soon to be no more...)

I know Im stretching this some to put this here, but thought it might be worthwhile, but maybe Im wrong...


User currently offlineSdate747 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 272 posts, RR: 0
Reply 21, posted (12 years 5 months 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 1056 times:

EGYPT AIR

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User currently offlineOzarkD9S From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 4878 posts, RR: 22
Reply 22, posted (12 years 5 months 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 1057 times:

Ozark Swallows
National II: Grey Eagle on Fuselage
British World: Silver Lion on Fuselage
AA: the Eagle in insignia
BCal: Lion Logo
JAL: Crane
Qantas/Australian/TAA: Kangaroo
North Central/Republic: Herman the Goose
Eastern: old school Falcon
Lionair: nuff said
Alliance: Lion on the tail
any many more i'm sure  Smile



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User currently offlineCorey777 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 23, posted (12 years 5 months 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 1052 times:

 Big grin


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User currently offlineTaloush From United Arab Emirates, joined Jul 2001, 154 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (12 years 5 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1047 times:

Kuwait Airways



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