martinrpo1
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OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:05 pm

The new AA livery will be presented today at 9:00am CST.

http://www.aa.com/newamerican
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:07 pm

It's already visible on that website! 

/joke
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:12 pm

What time is it starting? Press release says 9am CST but another link I clicked says just 48 minutes remaining? Did they really mean 9am EST?
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:13 pm

Can't wat to finally see it. I assume their 738 that is currently on its way to DFW will unveil the new livery!!!

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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:17 pm

Quoting A388 (Reply 3):

I believe both a 738 and a 77W are painted in the new colors
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:19 pm

It's already out....at least part of it. Pic coming in a few minutes!!!
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:20 pm

Quoting dtw757 (Reply 5):

Do you have a pic?
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:20 pm

link says 1500 UTC, 0900 CST
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:22 pm

Quoting A388 (Reply 3):
I assume their 738 that is currently on its way to DFW will unveil the new livery!!!

The 737?! I hope they painted at least one 77W too.

[Edited 2013-01-17 05:27:08]
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:25 pm

It may not be good for me and my career to post this pic ahead of the unveiling. I will however describe what I see. The tail has red white and blue. The leading edge of the tail has wide blue stripes while the back part of the tail has smaller red stripes. All the stripes are going horizontally. It will be interesting to the entire aircraft!
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:26 pm

After all the waiting, anticipation, guessing, and almost 1000 (?) posts here on A.net, this livery better be good.

If there are two aircraft already painted in the new livery, AA sure did a good job in keeping it under wraps!

Can't wait.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:27 pm

Quoting dtw757 (Reply 9):

But so far do you like it? Have you seen the logo?
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:30 pm

Quoting martinrpo1 (Reply 11):
But so far do you like it? Have you seen the logo?

I have not seen the logo and as far as I can see, there is no logo on the tail.

I think there may have been a glitch when I click an internal link and the tail appeared. I took a screen shot of it but I just don't feel it wise for me to post that pic here!

[Edited 2013-01-17 05:31:58]
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:34 pm

Quoting dtw757 (Reply 9):
It may not be good for me and my career to post this pic ahead of the unveiling

What's a little risk every now and then!  
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:35 pm

Well, you could upload the picture anonymously to tinypic.com and let anyone else post it  
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:40 pm

Oh please! You have waited for months, now can you wait another 1 hour 20 minutes?
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:43 pm

Quoting KarelXWB (Reply 14):

Well, you could upload the picture anonymously to tinypic.com and let anyone else post it

It had to be a glitch because I can not make it show me again. Will be very exciting to see what the entire aircraft looks like!
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:46 pm

[quote=dtw757,reply=16][/

Just saw it too...... But i have to say it has stripes on the tail, and it doesnt look good......... Is red and blue stripes? That what I just saw... It cant be we waited all this time for THIs!!!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:49 pm

Quoting dtw757 (Reply 9):
The leading edge of the tail has wide blue stripes while the back part of the tail has smaller red stripes. All the stripes are going horizontally.

Hmm, horizontal stripes converges nicely with US's motif   
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:51 pm

Quoting aacun (Reply 17):
Just saw it too...... But i have to say it has stripes on the tail, and it doesnt look good......... Is red and blue stripes? That what I just saw... It cant be we waited all this time for THIs!!!

Yes red white and blue stripes! I will hold judgement until I see the entire aircraft!

Although looking at it more and more I have to say I think I like it. It's very American!

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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:53 pm

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL9634


The plane is landing in DFW now for a dramatic entrance!!!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:53 pm

Quoting dtw757 (Reply 19):

It changed now, you cant see it anymore. You think that was it?
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:54 pm

Quoting aacun (Reply 21):
It changed now, you cant see it anymore. You think that was it?

That was it for sure. I would be willing to bet!
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:55 pm

Quoting Birdwatching (Reply 15):
Oh please! You have waited for months, now can you wait another 1 hour 20 minutes?

It's not like we've been waiting 45 years for a new livery anyways.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:58 pm

This livery has better be good. They are migrating away from a pretty decent scheme.
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:59 pm

Just saw the whole plane..... It was on that internal site!!!!!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:59 pm

Apparently this is the new logo

https://twitter.com/greg787/status/291906778130681858/photo/1
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:00 pm

she will be on the ground in 10 minutes!!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:02 pm

Quoting seansasLCY (Reply 26):

Far more radical than I expected, but I think it looks decent... Now for the livery!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:02 pm

Could be just saw a pic of the airplane on jetnet, and it sort of had something like this on the side and the word American in big letters on the side
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:04 pm

Quoting seansasLCY (Reply 26):
Apparently this is the new logo

https://twitter.com/greg787/status/291906778130681858/photo/1

Love it! Can't wait to see this livery.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:05 pm

Quoting seansasLCY (Reply 26):
Apparently this is the new logo

https://twitter.com/greg787/status/291906778130681858/photo/1

Now that's a 180° turn, looking good so far.
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Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:06 pm

 
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Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:06 pm

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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:09 pm

That new logo really reminds me of Air France...but better.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:09 pm

I'm sorry, but I'll mourn the passing of Helvetica - a truly classy, sold sans serif typeface.   
 
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Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:10 pm

 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:11 pm

If that is the new logo, and it looks like it is, I'm pleasantly surprised. I don't hate it. I actually like it. While I am sad to see the eagle go, I am happy they at least kept both the red and blue colors.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:11 pm

It's a seagull peering out of a mailbox?
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:11 pm

Aircraft should be on the ground at DFW according to Flightaware.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:13 pm

Quoting commavia (Reply 37):
While I am sad to see the eagle go, I am happy they at least kept both the red and blue colors.

Well they still have a very stylized eagle head with the white part (and gap between that and the blue), although it kind of reminds me of the USPS logo (without actually taking a close look at that logo). I really like it as well though.

[Edited 2013-01-17 06:14:06]
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:13 pm

Looks cool. Surprising, out of the box.
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:14 pm

Is the white part an eagle's beak?
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:14 pm

I hope thats our new logo...... Love it !!!!!!
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:14 pm

The white looks like either a bent winglet or a pull tab of some sort. If the logo posted is for an aircraft heading to the right, the white portion appears to be bending against the wind, not with it. if you drop a line through the middle, don;t you mostly get the UA stars and bars stripe on the tail??

[Edited 2013-01-17 06:15:13]
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:15 pm

It looks like someone is peeling away a sticker!
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:15 pm

well, the eagle beak is still there and that's just the logo.. it may still be on the plane.. but let's hope that it's a little more exciting.. I mean, I like it and all but I would like to see a bold new statement that's classy and contemporary..
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:15 pm

Quoting CALPSAFltSkeds (Reply 44):

Thought about that UA resemblance. That could be the retro part they were talking about though
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:16 pm

Quoting premobrimo (Reply 42):
Is the white part an eagle's beak?

More of its head than just the beak. The more I look at it the more I like it. In addition to just a stylized eagle head profile it kind of looks like an eagle with its head turned back (with the red being the body and the different red shades helping to give it definition).
 
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RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

Thu Jan 17, 2013 2:17 pm

I'm looking forward to the new livery more than I'd like to admit. The teaser does not seem very promising. I hope my first impression gets proven wrong.

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