Aviation Photo #2222225 Airbus A340-642 - Virgin Atlantic Airways

[ Medium Large ]
147 of 1,308
Wheels up, ready to go back home to London. Named "Queen of The Skies" delivered to Virgin Atlantic in 2004, looking quite elegant with the new billboard scheme.
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
  • Add To Album
  • Like (109)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Hendra Barnes - ILS Aviation Photography
    Virgin Atlantic Airways
    Airbus A340-642
    Airbus A340-600
    Airbus A340-600
    Airbus
    575
    G-VEIL
    Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot)
    New South Wales
    Australia
    October 1, 2012
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 16,152
Photo Added: February 04, 2013

Comments (4)

Anonymous
4 years ago
Beautiful shot, but a note to Mr. Branson. " Queen of the Skies" is already taken! She was born in Seattle.
Anonymous
4 years ago
Amazing wingflex. you can see the other winglet
Anonymous
4 years ago
The dark red and purple look amazing in that lighting! Mixed with the water and rocks, this makes one magnificent photo! To me the A340-600 is the Queen of the Skies!
Anonymous
4 years ago
This was the queen of the skies until the airbus a380-800 arrived.
@visitor from the US: her majesty 747-400 and 747 classic both died years ago. Boeing isn't delivering the same quality as years before.

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
These are the best photos on Airliners net-great shots
United Kingdom
Views 3.2M
Likes 4
Photos 196K
Updated in 52 seconds
Pictures that represent the beauty of aviation. Celebrating over 9 years on A.net!
Views 612.9K
Likes 3
Photos 17.4K
Updated 6 hours ago
Views 269.5K
Likes 0
Photos 32.5K
Updated 9 hours ago
For Basti and Alexandra, with all my love
Views 274.2K
Likes 1
Photos 35.3K
Updated 1 hour ago