by738
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Britannia New Colours Painted?

Thu Nov 22, 2001 3:22 am

Has Britannia painted any of their aircraft in the new TUI colour scheme ?
 
gkirk
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Thu Nov 22, 2001 7:39 am

Because TUI are a bunch of retards who dont know how to leave things as they are.  Pissed
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777236ER
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Thu Nov 22, 2001 7:46 am

Perhaps the only good effect of September 11th is that TUI cuts costs and keeps the old (great) Britannia livery?
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777236ER
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RE: Me

Thu Nov 22, 2001 7:47 am

Wait, no, i just saw one of those new Boeing Flying Pigs decending into my local airport. Guess they're still gonna change the livery  Sad
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2000first
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 3:10 am

I have seen a picture of a 737-800 in Britannias new colours! I dont know if it was just a computer image or not! I think the "colours" are awful! the whole plane is light blue except for a white belly. There is a silly smile logo on the tail and it says "britannia" in small white letters near the front! I thought the old livery was one or the best in the world, it looked so smart!
 
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 4:05 am

As far as i knew BY were painting up a 752 during November. Dont know if this has been changed though.
 
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Crosswind
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 5:25 am

Britannia's repainting programme is just getting underway. They applied (and recieved approval) to extend the lease of Britannia AB B757 SE-DUL over the Winter season to cover their schedule while their own aircraft are repainted.

Just hope they decided against these silhouettes in the final scheme, last fashionable circa 1972 in the opening credits to James Bond films. James Bond films continued to use them as a bit of a joke, lets hope TUi don't become a joke.

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Ndebele
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 5:57 am

Hapag-Lloyd 738 D-AHFC is already re-painted  Crying
 
LGW
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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 6:04 am

I love the cls and hate the old BY cls so I am happy  Smile

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RE: Britannia New Colours Painted?

Fri Nov 23, 2001 8:08 am

the britannia colour are a classic. The new one is just crap i hate it