jhooper
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N67171

Sun Apr 20, 2003 6:36 pm

Here are two shots of the same aircraft. Which one do you think looks better?  Big grin


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DL_Mech
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RE: N67171

Sun Apr 20, 2003 7:04 pm

The one that makes $$$$$$$$$$.
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RE: N67171

Sun Apr 20, 2003 10:16 pm

I think that would like better one of Song.  Smile
 
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RE: N67171

Sun Apr 20, 2003 11:22 pm

I think I'd rather spot the Delta Air Lines aircraft but fly on the Song one. That Song livery looks pretty awful IMHO.
 
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 12:45 am

Delta for sure! I don't understand why Delta is putting its' newest 757's into Song's paintscheme, and their also putting aircraft that were in the new-new paint scheme, why not use older aircraft that are in the old-old or old-new?

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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 5:24 am

Just a guess, but I'd assume they opted for the newer 75s as an accounting tactic. The books could be "cooked" to reflect the depreciation on the aircraft. Any thouhts?
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 5:35 am

No comment. If you come from Glasgow and follow football (soccer), you give away too much about yourself by answering that  Smile.
 
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 10:20 am

If the aircraft makes money for both mainline DL and Song then both liveries are equally attractive.
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 2:26 pm

Folks, I'm talking about the aesthetic attractiveness of these two liveries. How much money is made in each livery shouldn't enter into the equation.
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 3:18 pm

I'd pick the standard Delta colors for sure. Song would look better if they had used some blue as an accent color like they have on the website.
 
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RE: N67171

Mon Apr 21, 2003 9:42 pm

Fine with me and Song was very best new colors than of Delta. I think about of those 757 aircraft will be painted in ATL hangar.