TWA717_200
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Cheatline...Definition And Description

Fri Jun 09, 2000 10:34 am

What is it?
 
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RE: Cheatline...Definition And Description

Fri Jun 09, 2000 10:48 am

A cheatline is a prominent stripe or set of stripes along the side of an aircraft at or just below window level. Some examples are AA's red, white and blue stripes and TWA's old double red stripes.
 
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RE: Cheatline...Definition And Description

Sat Jun 10, 2000 9:59 am

Thanks for the answer!
 
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RE: Cheatline...Definition And Description

Sat Jun 10, 2000 5:16 pm

But does anyone have any idea why it is called a "cheat"line? It sounds funny!