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User currently offlineTG992 From New Zealand, joined Jan 2001, 2910 posts, RR: 10
Posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 1528 times:

Check out http://communities.msn.co.nz/HangerOneHeavy/virginblue.msnw?Page=1 for pics of the newest 2 additions to the fleet  Smile



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User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6588 posts, RR: 55
Reply 1, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 1463 times:

Why is the 737-300 in a white scheme similar to Virgin Atlantic and not like the others? Ran out of red paint?

User currently offlineBraniff Place From Australia, joined Sep 2001, 1125 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 1446 times:

They are actually ex ansett airliners so they are incompleated in the paint job. OK? Or are they actually going to leave them like that?  Sad
BN PLACE!


User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6588 posts, RR: 55
Reply 3, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 1442 times:

I know it may be misleading because of the bright lights in the hangar, but the white fuselage looks very shiny as if it was purposely painted white, and not white because they didn't paint the ex-Ansett fuselage.

I actually quite like it like that, although from a distance it looks like a Qantas aircraft.


User currently offlineFreedomair737 From New Zealand, joined Oct 2001, 96 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 1422 times:

Noticed the Air New Zealand 732 in the background of the second photo painted in Transavia colours, what is the rego of this aircraft??

Also the QF Dash8 in the first photo, i'm guessing this is ex QFNZ, where is this aircraft going???


User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6588 posts, RR: 55
Reply 5, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 1412 times:

What's Transavia doing buying 737-200? I thought they flew loads of modern things? Surely in today's market even a modern aircraft wouldn't cost much?..although they probably want to save money too.

User currently offlineTG992 From New Zealand, joined Jan 2001, 2910 posts, RR: 10
Reply 6, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 1406 times:

Freedomair737 It was ZK-NAA.

Don't know about the Dash.

CX/Braniff I'd imagine it's mainly white because it's a short term lease and painting it all wouldn't be economical.



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User currently offlineTG992 From New Zealand, joined Jan 2001, 2910 posts, RR: 10
Reply 7, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 1408 times:

Transavia have recently given us 2 733s.. perhaps the 732 was part payment? *shrug*



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User currently offlineKiwi dave From New Zealand, joined Aug 2000, 895 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 1380 times:

the Virgin blue 737's look real good

User currently offlineVgnAtl747 From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 1513 posts, RR: 2
Reply 9, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 1361 times:

Is that an ATR in the background of - http://communities.msn.co.nz/HangerOneHeavy/virginblue.msnw?action=ShowPhoto&PhotoID=3 - with a Virgin Tail?? I can see red, and what looks like the end of the "n" on the Virgin signature logo??


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User currently offlineLufthansa747 From Philippines, joined May 1999, 3201 posts, RR: 43
Reply 10, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 1358 times:

It's a Dash-8 I believe. Looks like QF.

LH747



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User currently offlineBaec777 From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 1231 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 5 days 11 hours ago) and read 1317 times:

Nothing wrong with that livery... it cool, way cool....

Virgin Atlantic should go for that livery right now if they can !!!

http://communities.msn.co.nz/_Secure/0MQAAAI4Q*IazZ3B8iIW3tomKPKLqKe3PZIaqrZirTjZlXluNZgyUjHaIz6WaR2quaWbT5ukvehCOEE38AI!adA/dj7371.jpg

Baec777  Big thumbs up


User currently offlineVgnAtl747 From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 1513 posts, RR: 2
Reply 12, posted (12 years 8 months 2 weeks 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 1282 times:

Lufthansa747- Yes, I looked again, and realized that there wasn't any ble around the tail. Difinetly QF.


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