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Virgin Blue's New Colour Scheme  
User currently offlineSydneybuses From Australia, joined Jun 2001, 112 posts, RR: 21
Posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 3459 times:

Seen on Thursday 15th November was a Virgin Blue 737 with a new colour scheme in Sydney. A brief description: the tail remains mainly the same, with the body being mostly white. The telephone number has been taken off (thank goodness). It looks pretty good.

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User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3982 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 3429 times:

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According to the caption it is painted like this cause it's leased from British Midland for 6 months until more 737NG's arrive



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User currently offlineParisien From France, joined Dec 2000, 821 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3406 times:

Last time I was in CDG, my friend who does not do much aviation asked which one was the australian airline one...Qantas, that is....and I said the red tailed one...I guess now we cant say that anymore since both of aussies airlines are now red tailed !!!

User currently offlineAussie_ From Australia, joined Dec 2000, 1766 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3397 times:

It is a hybrid scheme, as it is leased for 6 months. It is leased from Ansett (733 VH-CZQ) rather than British Midland.

Although it is hybrid, I still like it very much.


User currently offlineMx5_boy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3388 times:

Norbert,

I didn't realise you were a contributor here.

I regularly read you posts on the Australia Transport Discussion Board.

Seems like you have been here a little while but welcome anyway!

Cheers,

mb


User currently offlineVgnAtl747 From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 1513 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 3366 times:

I like it that way personally. The silvery/white is nice. The only thing I don't like is the blue stripe on the engines, but that's on all of V.Blue's aircraft.


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