wilcharl
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Euro Copying US LCCs Again

Tue Dec 30, 2003 3:16 pm

Guys:

A few years ago i made note that the Ryanair cartoon plane was almost an exact copy of our friend the Valujet Critter... I was happy to see Critter alive and well in the UK...

Now I see it again with Air Botnia... "BLUE 1" ... the blue engine cowling the tail with the checkerboard 1.. C'mon if this isnt jetBLUEish



Valujet



Ryanair



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Photo © Josep Manchado - IBERIAN SPOTTERS

"jetBlue"


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"Blue1"

Kinda wondering about creativity here
 
EVA744
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RE: Euro Copying US LCCs Again

Tue Dec 30, 2003 3:23 pm

Seems like similarities between jetBlue and Blue1, but the ValuJet plane is vastly different from the bloated Ryanair flying Manatee.
 
wilcharl
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RE: Euro Copying US LCCs Again

Tue Dec 30, 2003 4:10 pm

He just put on some weight... Funny thing was me and everyone that studied in europe (americans) lost weight living in europe... i guess the good critter got fat on us
 
wilcharl
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RE: Euro Copying US LCCs Again

Wed Dec 31, 2003 1:22 pm

no one else has an opinion of my brilliant observation  Wow! im shocked everyone has opinions ...
 
bonanzaair
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RE: Euro Copying US LCCs Again

Wed Dec 31, 2003 1:26 pm

Wilcharl - You nailed it.


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