dc863
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JAL MD11s

Sat Jul 26, 2003 3:52 am

Are JAL MD-11s in the new scheme still known as J-Birds?
 
kevin752
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RE: JAL MD11s

Sat Jul 26, 2003 4:39 am

I am not sure but I think they are still J Birds because they take a really long time to re paint the planes. However, they could be painted in new colors.
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don
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RE: JAL MD11s

Sun Jul 27, 2003 5:52 pm

I don't thonk any of the few remaining JAL MD11 will be painted in the new scheme as they will all be gone to UPS for freighter conversion very soon.
 
hkg82
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RE: JAL MD11s

Sun Jul 27, 2003 6:17 pm

I think all of JAL's MD-11s will be sold to UPS by 2004-2005, so no point painting the aircraft in new colours....

Actually the MD-11s will be sent to Boeing, as they’ll be doing the freighter conversion work, after which Boeing will deliver them to UPS.

Hkg82.

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