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Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 2:29 pm

Hi all,

need your help in identifying the former registration(s) and construction number of HS-KVA, now painted in the colours of Phuket Air (but with a twist).

http://www.jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=178237

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RE: Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 3:17 pm

There was a YS-11A parked in Clark field Philippines in full Phuket air colours for 3 to 4 month. However last week this aircraft had disapeared and was told this had been delivered,

this was an ex Air Philippines one
 
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RE: Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 4:36 pm

Are the MetroJet colours now standard for Phuket Air?

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RE: Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 4:48 pm

The standard livry remains the standard livery . . . but the owner seems to like the Metrojet hybrid livery.

HS-KUO remains in the ANA colours, and I wonder what livery it will eventually be painted in.

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RE: Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 4:49 pm

Looks like they have adopted the Metrojet scheme  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
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RE: Phuket Air YS-11A HS-KVA

Fri Nov 07, 2003 6:39 pm

HS-KVA is former Air Nippon JA8761, cn 2133. A source for questions like this is http://www.airlinerlist.com
Amazing colours, never thought they'd adopt the Metrojet colours, but must admit it's nicer than their original scheme. Might be a nice separate thread; which airlines chose a new scheme because they liked the colours of 2nd hand planes they bought. I can think of Dinar Argentina who adapted Crossairs old colours, or JAS in Japan who took over the Airbus house colours.
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