chicago757
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Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 2:26 am

I personally miss the 727s with ATA. I live near MDW and used to see them all the time. They made the loudest takeoffs (next to the 732s and DC9s), and they took up the whole runway at MDW.
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Tom in NO
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 2:33 am

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thomacf
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 2:45 am

UA's DC-10s and AA's MD-11s
 
koad
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 2:58 am

I miss the L1011 in LTU livery.
 
LPL
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:08 am

I will always miss the old Delta tristar livery. I wonder what they would have looked like in the new colours?
 
osteogenesis
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:10 am

The old Mexicana livery was just great!


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koad
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:11 am

I should have looked it up before, but here is the picture to my previous post. Those 1011´s were the symbol for sun, beach and holiday for almost 20 years in Germany.


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UA777lover
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:11 am

Canadian Airlines Proud Wings on their 747-400's
 
Continental
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Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:19 am

I have to say I just miss TWA overall. They were awesome! I remember them at 5 at JFK, I loved that terminal! It brought out the whole fun experience in flying!

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ghost77
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:22 am

Not even a two months of MX 727 retirement and I'm starting to miss them very much!!! Specially when I go to MX), Mexico">MEX for spot....


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SRD737NG
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:23 am

Piedmont Airlines 727 and 737's. (both of the -200 series)!!!!!!!!!
 
olli
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:37 am




Mexicana's amazing 727-200's. Old livery

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skyhawk
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 4:51 am

This is probably the easiest thing to answer I've seen.


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ATA L1011
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 5:04 am

The Mighty L1011-1/100 of DL dont really miss the 500, I miss the rumble of seeing several of them starting up everyday when I was based at LAX.


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The AA DC-10-10/30


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and finally the Old UA 747-100/200's


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As you can see all of my missed frequented LAX alot in the 70's-00's till their retirements.
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Leezyjet
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 5:54 am

I miss Dan-air and the 727 also Bcal and the DC-10, also Laker Skytrain and their DC-10's

(All victims of BA  Angry ).

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futureualpilot
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 6:17 am

Im still young, but I do remember seeing a PanAm DC-10 and 747 in Miami. I miss those!
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Virgin Express
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 6:36 am

I really miss the whole fleet of TEA Belgium, but especially the airline's Boeing 707-328B "OO-TYC" !
No doubt : TEA was the most brilliant Belgian company ever !


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chepos
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 6:46 am

The Eastern L-1011's and A300's just looked great, and I've always missed them.

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TWA L-1011's always remind of the good times at the airline

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WesternDC1010
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 8:36 am

I can never narrow it down to one:

Western B727-247's


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TranStar DC-9-51's & DC-9-82's


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Muse Air DC-9-51's & DC-9-82's


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PSA B727-214 (Pink & Orange)


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PSA DC-9-81


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Air California & AirCal B737-293


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MSYtristar
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 8:52 am

As much as I love the L1011...especially, the Delta L1011-1 (first widebody I ever flew on)...I have to cast my vote for the Pan Am 747. Never flew on one, never seen one in person, but that was probably the most historic aircraft/airline pairing in the history of aviation.


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Usairwys757
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 9:16 am

i sure do miss those DL L1011's those were classic. and soon to be 757, im really gonna miss those once they leave us.
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TLHFLA
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 9:20 am

I liked TWA's new livery.

It looked great on the 747:

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and the 767:


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I also liked Midway's livery:


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Some of the planes may still fly, but sadly the livery does not  Sad


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georgiabill
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RE: Plane And Livery You Miss The Most?

Sat Jul 26, 2003 9:32 am

I miss Braniff,whoops the original Braniff 747 in the orange paint scheme.

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