Topic Author
Posts: 3428
Joined: Fri Oct 12, 2001 7:53 pm

Asiana World Cup Logojet?

Tue Mar 14, 2006 3:12 pm

I snapped this Asiana 744 at LAX yesterday - its not on the database yet and sorry I can't upload them here at the moment as I don't have photo processing facilities whilst I'm travelling:

I don't read Korean but I presume this is a special for the football/soccer world cup??? Anyone able to confirm please?


PS: Notice on the second image (24827) that the graphic goes over the cabin windows...
There are old pilots and there are bold pilots, but there are no old bold pilots
Posts: 1743
Joined: Tue Jul 29, 2003 9:52 am

RE: Asiana World Cup Logojet?

Tue Mar 14, 2006 3:39 pm


Quite interesting and good to see. The windows back there wouldn't have a problem being covered up as the plane is a combi! Then again, maybe the containers would object to not being able to see out!
"Irregardless, it's a Cat III airplane, we don't need an alternate!"
Posts: 4049
Joined: Thu Nov 08, 2001 1:48 am

RE: Asiana World Cup Logojet?

Tue Mar 14, 2006 3:52 pm

Written in Korean is 'Han Minkuk', wich translated to english is 'Korean Republic'.
User avatar
Posts: 4361
Joined: Fri Jul 29, 2005 7:01 am

RE: Asiana World Cup Logojet?

Tue Mar 14, 2006 4:53 pm

I would imagine that they are trying to piggy back some publicity off the world cup but can not explicitly mention it by name as that would likely draw the ire of EK and FIFA. This is likley buried in the Legalese of their contract somewhere. This type of renegade advertising is very common.


Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos