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Varig And The Star Alliance Logo

Thu Nov 04, 1999 10:44 pm

Lately I have seen several pictures of Varig aircraft(all in the new livery) that do not display the Star Alliance logo. Does anyone know why this is the case? It seems a bit odd, as all other Star members have the logo on the front of the fuselage.
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RE: Varig And The Star Alliance Logo

Fri Nov 05, 1999 1:43 pm

That's because Varig is totally broke. It cannot afford to paint the logos.   But the 767-300ER I flew last February displayed the Star Alliance logo in the front door. It happened before the recession.  
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