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User currently offlineRacko From Germany, joined Nov 2001, 4856 posts, RR: 20
Posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1481 times:

Hmm, am i the only one with the opinion that the air france livery is maybe the ugliest white livery in the world?  Smile


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BA and LH look very nice although they have white as their main color, but AF is ... bah - ugly!  Smile


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User currently offlineAirplanetire From United States of America, joined May 2001, 1809 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1427 times:

Air France is one of my favorite liveries. I happen to like the white schemes of a lot of European carriers, but that just goes to show how everyone has their own opinion. What is your favorite white scheme?

User currently offlineLan_Fanatic From Chile, joined Sep 2001, 1071 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 1394 times:

Air France's livery is much more beautiful and elegant than Lufthansa's

So maybe you are the only one...

Lan_Fanatic
Chile


User currently offlineAtwingo From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 158 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 1392 times:

The first airline ever to come up w/ the white livery. It is more than 20 years old- already a classic and very sophisticated!!

User currently offlineILS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 1384 times:

I like the AF livery. It beats this.


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User currently offlineRJ_Delta From Chile, joined Oct 2000, 1944 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 1370 times:

Hi:

Tje Air France livery is not bad. I consider that the AF colour scheme is elegant and very nice, perfect for a flag carrier. But that the livery is old.

Regards,
RJ_Delta.


User currently offlineAviasian From Singapore, joined Jan 2001, 1483 posts, RR: 15
Reply 6, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 1351 times:

Taste is a very personal thing . . . generally I would rather see something with a little more colours than white.

BUT if it has to be white, I would rather it look as beautiful as Air France (provided the aircraft is clean).

Clean and on a bright sunny day, Air France's livery is very smart . . . even after all these years (how long has it been since this livery was introduced?)!

KC Sim
Bangkok


User currently offlineChepos From Puerto Rico, joined Dec 2000, 6179 posts, RR: 11
Reply 7, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 1342 times:

I consider the Air France livery to be very sophisticated and elegant but yet very simple.
Chepos



Fly the Flag!!!!
User currently offlineContinentalEWR From United States of America, joined May 2000, 3762 posts, RR: 13
Reply 8, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 1316 times:

I actually like the Air France livery, but feel it is a bit dated and definitely not as crisp as Lufthansa's but way more original than BA's. (I actually think BA's livery is unimaginative and boring).

Air France's scheme could use a slight update, perhaps a la Virgin silver dream machine style with an updated font.

One thing I noticed on my last visit to CDG in May was how dirty so many of AF's jets are on the outside.

ContinentalEWR


User currently offlineRacko From Germany, joined Nov 2001, 4856 posts, RR: 20
Reply 9, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1293 times:

ok, i'm the only one  Smile

Don't know why, but i hate the AF livery  Big grin

I really like the virgin atlantic livery, it looks great  Smile From the 3 airlines mentioned above, i like the lufthansa livery best, because i think the tail is very elegant and because i like blue  Big grin But they could update their livery a bit, i think  Smile

From the none-white liveries, i like United and British Midland


User currently offlineAir Orange From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1293 times:

The AF tail design and the word "Air France" is quite okay but I am bored too when I see their complete white livery; I think it is outdated. France has not a reputation in matter of cleanity. They should wash their plans more often. Sorry French!

User currently offlineElal106 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 975 posts, RR: 4
Reply 11, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1282 times:

ILS, my uncle used to fly the very same aircraft many times!!!!! (former LY 747-200 captain, now 777)

About the liveries......Air France colors suck! I totally agree Air Orange.....BA are nice, but Virgin and BMI have great ones!!!!!!! Right on!

cheers
elal106


User currently offlineMighluss From Spain, joined Oct 2001, 936 posts, RR: 8
Reply 12, posted (12 years 4 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 1281 times:

I think that Iberias' livery is far worse but both liveries are just inspired in the flag of their coutry. (as they are flag carriers. no?)


Miquel.
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