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Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:28 pm

It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 06, 2021 12:00 am

Surely this topic is covered under the Alaska Fleet (and network) Thread?
https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopi ... &t=1456065
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 06, 2021 1:42 am

JayWings wrote:
It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!

Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 06, 2021 1:49 am

AA737-823 wrote:
Surely this topic is covered under the Alaska Fleet (and network) Thread?
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1456065

Actually, this topic started when the VX Airbuses were being rebranded into AS livery and continued on with updating the 737s to the new livery. Fleet additions and deletions are correctly discussed and tracked on the thread you shared as well as the AS Weebly site which tracks all things AS fleet.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 06, 2021 2:45 am

jgcotter wrote:
JayWings wrote:
It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!

Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS

It will be a standard livery.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:48 am

bayareablue wrote:
jgcotter wrote:
JayWings wrote:
It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!

Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS

It will be a standard livery.


I’m not surprised as it had the old Alaska font in the livery, but still sad to see it go! Thanks for the confirmation.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:07 pm

Alaska B738 N557AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N557AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:53 pm

I believe N557AS is one of the last -800s in the old scheme.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:39 pm

SXDFC wrote:
I believe N557AS is one of the last -800s in the old scheme.

What I see is that 23 aircraft still need to be repainted.

Regular paint schemes left to paint:
737-800: 7 (N557AS is in paint)
737-900ER: 5

Special Paint Schemes still with old typeface:
Q400: 7 - N400QX University of Idaho, N401QX Washington State University, N402QX University of Montana, N435QX University of Washington, N437QX Boise State University, N440QX Oregon State University
737-700: 1 - N607AS Timbers Plane - Currently being repainted, rumor that it's loosing its special paint.
737-800: 2 - N559AS Salmon Thirty Salmon II, N560AS Spirit of the Islands
737-900: 1 - N318AS Spirit of Disneyland II

Reference here: https://alaskafleetstatus.weebly.com/
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:18 am

durangomac wrote:
SXDFC wrote:
I believe N557AS is one of the last -800s in the old scheme.

What I see is that 23 aircraft still need to be repainted.

Regular paint schemes left to paint:
737-800: 7 (N557AS is in paint)
737-900ER: 5

Special Paint Schemes still with old typeface:
Q400: 7 - N400QX University of Idaho, N401QX Washington State University, N402QX University of Montana, N435QX University of Washington, N437QX Boise State University, N440QX Oregon State University
737-700: 1 - N607AS Timbers Plane - Currently being repainted, rumor that it's loosing its special paint.
737-800: 2 - N559AS Salmon Thirty Salmon II, N560AS Spirit of the Islands
737-900: 1 - N318AS Spirit of Disneyland II

Reference here: https://alaskafleetstatus.weebly.com/


Hopefully the remaining Qs will get painted soon as there are some paint jobs that need to be avoided on principle by some people :duck: :spin:
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:14 pm

jgcotter wrote:
JayWings wrote:
It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!

Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS


Believe I caught the last photo of her in the Timbers livery, after pushback in PDX for that repo to VCV... all the while hoping this wasn't going to be the case.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJrBYtLJz4C ... 7t82vxssm5
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:23 pm

GhostXC wrote:
jgcotter wrote:
JayWings wrote:
It seems that N607AS (the Timbers plane) flew from Portland to Victorville the other day! Does that mean we’re losing this awesome livery?!

Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS


Believe I caught the last photo of her in the Timbers livery, after pushback in PDX for that repo to VCV... all the while hoping this wasn't going to be the case.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJrBYtLJz4C ... 7t82vxssm5


Private Instagram account, can’t access, maybe upload to the a.net photos and link or use Imgur?
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:45 pm

airlinepeanuts wrote:
GhostXC wrote:
jgcotter wrote:
Actually, N607AS ferried from PDX to VCV this morning, and yes it would seem it will be painted in the new AS livery. Let’s see when it comes out.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS


Believe I caught the last photo of her in the Timbers livery, after pushback in PDX for that repo to VCV... all the while hoping this wasn't going to be the case.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJrBYtLJz4C ... 7t82vxssm5


Private Instagram account, can’t access, maybe upload to the a.net photos and link or use Imgur?


Try this link...
https://imgur.com/gallery/9ZSmQcJ
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:52 pm

GhostXC wrote:
airlinepeanuts wrote:
GhostXC wrote:

Believe I caught the last photo of her in the Timbers livery, after pushback in PDX for that repo to VCV... all the while hoping this wasn't going to be the case.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJrBYtLJz4C ... 7t82vxssm5


Private Instagram account, can’t access, maybe upload to the a.net photos and link or use Imgur?


Try this link...
https://imgur.com/gallery/9ZSmQcJ


Nice photo! :)
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:05 am

Alaska B737 N607AS is en route from VCV to SEA following repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N607AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:11 am

Anyone have eyes on 607 at SEA before it heads up to Alaska tomorrow?
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:02 am

GhostXC wrote:
airlinepeanuts wrote:
GhostXC wrote:

Believe I caught the last photo of her in the Timbers livery, after pushback in PDX for that repo to VCV... all the while hoping this wasn't going to be the case.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CJrBYtLJz4C ... 7t82vxssm5


Private Instagram account, can’t access, maybe upload to the a.net photos and link or use Imgur?


Try this link...
https://imgur.com/gallery/9ZSmQcJ

Interesting to see Alaska hasn't painted over the "eyebrow windows" above the cockpit like Southwest has.
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:26 am

607AS is back in SEA, now wearing the standard Alaska livery. It is still the oldest aircraft in Air Group
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:45 am

maps4ltd wrote:
GhostXC wrote:
airlinepeanuts wrote:

Private Instagram account, can’t access, maybe upload to the a.net photos and link or use Imgur?


Try this link...
https://imgur.com/gallery/9ZSmQcJ

Interesting to see Alaska hasn't painted over the "eyebrow windows" above the cockpit like Southwest has.


That’s not paint. You have to remove the windows and install a plug.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:17 pm

USAirKid wrote:
maps4ltd wrote:
GhostXC wrote:

Interesting to see Alaska hasn't painted over the "eyebrow windows" above the cockpit like Southwest has.


That’s not paint. You have to remove the windows and install a plug.

I’m curious about that, can you please elaborate? American appears to be doing the same thing on their 738 fleet. Are the plugs aluminum? Are they installed during A, B, C checks or when the aircraft is painted or a separate process?
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:17 pm

jgcotter wrote:
USAirKid wrote:
maps4ltd wrote:
Interesting to see Alaska hasn't painted over the "eyebrow windows" above the cockpit like Southwest has.


That’s not paint. You have to remove the windows and install a plug.

I’m curious about that, can you please elaborate? American appears to be doing the same thing on their 738 fleet. Are the plugs aluminum? Are they installed during A, B, C checks or when the aircraft is painted or a separate process?

I think I may have just found the kits:
https://www.sjap.nl/eyebrow-windows-rem ... o-737-all/
And here’s the STC:
http://www.airweb.faa.gov/Regulatory_an ... 1630se.pdf
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Jan 20, 2021 8:13 am

jgcotter wrote:
jgcotter wrote:
USAirKid wrote:

That’s not paint. You have to remove the windows and install a plug.

I’m curious about that, can you please elaborate? American appears to be doing the same thing on their 738 fleet. Are the plugs aluminum? Are they installed during A, B, C checks or when the aircraft is painted or a separate process?

I think I may have just found the kits:
https://www.sjap.nl/eyebrow-windows-rem ... o-737-all/
And here’s the STC:
http://www.airweb.faa.gov/Regulatory_an ... 1630se.pdf


TBH, I'm not in the industry and I'm a geek who just reads a lot and that bit of knowledge pushed its way into my brain at some point. So where it came from I'm not sure.

That being said, I'ven't seen an instance on a commercial airliner where the window is painted, so I'd find it kinda odd.

I do know that Boeing deleted the eyebrow windows from 737s sometime during the Next Gen run, as the main reason for them existing is moot in today's industry. (They allowed a pilot to use a sextant.)
 
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Wed Jan 20, 2021 8:17 am

And a few more details on eyebrow windows: https://simpleflying.com/737-cockpit-eyebrow-windows/ apparently my sextant description above was wrong.

And a thread with more detail: viewtopic.php?t=757153
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Thu Jan 21, 2021 6:46 pm

Alaska B738 N535AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N535AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:08 pm

Alaska B738 N557AS is en route from VCV to SFO following repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N557AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 22, 2021 5:27 am

N474AS, a 737-900ER still in the previous Alaska livery, flew to VCV this past Monday after nearly a month at GSO. Is the aircraft in for repaint, or storage?
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:02 am

justplanesmart wrote:
N474AS, a 737-900ER still in the previous Alaska livery, flew to VCV this past Monday after nearly a month at GSO. Is the aircraft in for repaint, or storage?


According to the weebly site it is at VCV for paint
https://alaskafleetstatus.weebly.com/
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:27 am

May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?
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Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:24 am

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May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?


There will be two oneworld painted aircraft, as it is a requirement of being in the alliance to have a minimum percentage (3%?) of the fleet painted in it. I do not remember when they will roll out though
 
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Sat Jan 23, 2021 8:10 am

452QX wrote:
Continental767 wrote:
May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?


There will be two oneworld painted aircraft, as it is a requirement of being in the alliance to have a minimum percentage (3%?) of the fleet painted in it. I do not remember when they will roll out though

March 31 is my bet.
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:21 am

Alaska B739 N474AS is en route from VCV to SEA following repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N474AS
 
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Thu Jan 28, 2021 6:21 am

452QX wrote:
Continental767 wrote:
May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?


There will be two oneworld painted aircraft, as it is a requirement of being in the alliance to have a minimum percentage (3%?) of the fleet painted in it. I do not remember when they will roll out though



If it's 3%, 300 aircraft or so is what they own, so that would be nine or ten to be painted.
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:25 pm

seahawks7757 wrote:
452QX wrote:
Continental767 wrote:
May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?


There will be two oneworld painted aircraft, as it is a requirement of being in the alliance to have a minimum percentage (3%?) of the fleet painted in it. I do not remember when they will roll out though



If it's 3%, 300 aircraft or so is what they own, so that would be nine or ten to be painted.

Well pre-pandemic, AA had 946 in its mainline fleet and only had 5 OW birds. That's a lot less than 3%
A318/19/20/21/21N A332/3 A343/5 A388 B712 B722 B732/3/4/7/8/9/9ER B744/4M B752/3 B762ER/3/3ER/4ER B772/E/L/W B788 CRJ2/7/9 Q400 EMB-120 ERJ-135/140/145/145XR/175 DC-10-10 MD-82/83/88/90

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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Thu Jan 28, 2021 2:49 pm

seahawks7757 wrote:
452QX wrote:
Continental767 wrote:
May be premature to ask, but have there been any rumors of a Oneworld livery? Any guesses on when we can expect to see one?


There will be two oneworld painted aircraft, as it is a requirement of being in the alliance to have a minimum percentage (3%?) of the fleet painted in it. I do not remember when they will roll out though



If it's 3%, 300 aircraft or so is what they own, so that would be nine or ten to be painted.


According to their financial results the mainline fleet sits at 197, plus the newest MAX so 198.
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Fri Jan 29, 2021 6:22 am

Can’t remember what the defined percentage is, only that it was stated in the oneworld branding guidelines or a similar public document
 
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Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:48 pm

Alaska B738 N535AS is en route from VCV to SEA following repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N535AS
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:18 pm

Any updates on the amount of 737s that remain in the old colors?
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Feb 17, 2021 1:30 am

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Any updates on the amount of 737s that remain in the old colors?


This is my current list per this thread. Any updates welcome.

N520AS B738
N528AS B738
N532AS B738
N538AS B738
N546AS B738

N486AS B739
N487AS B739
N491AS B739
N492AS B739
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Mon Mar 22, 2021 5:20 pm

Alaska B739 N487AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N487AS
 
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Tue Mar 23, 2021 3:32 am

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Alaska B739 N487AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N487AS

I wonder if this will end up in a OW scheme.
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jgcotter wrote:
Alaska B739 N487AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N487AS

I wonder if this will end up in a OW scheme.


That is a pretty good guess. It would be done right about the QW entry date. I also think N435QX the former Washington CS might also be a OW scheme. After heavy maintenance at Sault Ste Marie it flew to KGEG and has been there for over two weeks and a Q normally takes about 10 days according to AS.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u1CuA_EUswU
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Tue Mar 23, 2021 6:33 am

Anyone have any idea on when N318AS ( Spirit of Disneyland II) will be brought back from GSO? It has been there quite some time. And does anyone know why N612AS has been in OKC since August? My thoughts were simply because of COVID but I feel like there's a different reason.
 
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Tue Mar 23, 2021 11:26 am

gmcc wrote:
KLMatSJC wrote:
jgcotter wrote:
Alaska B739 N487AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N487AS

I wonder if this will end up in a OW scheme.


That is a pretty good guess. It would be done right about the QW entry date. I also think N435QX the former Washington CS might also be a OW scheme. After heavy maintenance at Sault Ste Marie it flew to KGEG and has been there for over two weeks and a Q normally takes about 10 days according to AS.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u1CuA_EUswU

If we were to see an RJ in the OW scheme, I'd bet it would be a 175. I wouldn't even be too sure of that.
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Tue Mar 23, 2021 4:32 pm

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gmcc wrote:
KLMatSJC wrote:
I wonder if this will end up in a OW scheme.


That is a pretty good guess. It would be done right about the QW entry date. I also think N435QX the former Washington CS might also be a OW scheme. After heavy maintenance at Sault Ste Marie it flew to KGEG and has been there for over two weeks and a Q normally takes about 10 days according to AS.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u1CuA_EUswU

If we were to see an RJ in the OW scheme, I'd bet it would be a 175. I wouldn't even be too sure of that.


Only current QX candidate for a OW scheme would be N639QX, everything else appears to be actively flying. It went to BNA for maintainence 2 days ago so it might not be out in time for the OW rollout. There will probably be a skywest Alaska jet as well, however I am not familiar enough with where OO get their painting done to hazard a guess on which tail it might be. From what I recall from the press release both QX and Alaska skywest were joining OW as affiliate members which is why them might be getting OW color schemes as well.
 
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Tue Mar 23, 2021 11:46 pm

gmcc wrote:
KLMatSJC wrote:
gmcc wrote:

That is a pretty good guess. It would be done right about the QW entry date. I also think N435QX the former Washington CS might also be a OW scheme. After heavy maintenance at Sault Ste Marie it flew to KGEG and has been there for over two weeks and a Q normally takes about 10 days according to AS.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u1CuA_EUswU

If we were to see an RJ in the OW scheme, I'd bet it would be a 175. I wouldn't even be too sure of that.


Only current QX candidate for a OW scheme would be N639QX, everything else appears to be actively flying. It went to BNA for maintainence 2 days ago so it might not be out in time for the OW rollout. There will probably be a skywest Alaska jet as well, however I am not familiar enough with where OO get their painting done to hazard a guess on which tail it might be. From what I recall from the press release both QX and Alaska skywest were joining OW as affiliate members which is why them might be getting OW color schemes as well.


OO has been an affiliate member since they started flying for AA, not really sure why they pointed out OO, might have been a misunderstanding. Being an affiliate member really doesn't mean anything to be honest, just a regional partner of a full member kind of thing.

If we see an OW schemed regional aircraft it will probably be on a QX aircraft but then again we haven't seen an OW on any of the regionals for AA so I doubt we'll see one.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Mar 24, 2021 2:56 pm

gmcc wrote:
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Alaska B739 N487AS is en route from SEA to VCV for repainting.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N487AS

I wonder if this will end up in a OW scheme.


That is a pretty good guess. It would be done right about the QW entry date. I also think N435QX the former Washington CS might also be a OW scheme. After heavy maintenance at Sault Ste Marie it flew to KGEG and has been there for over two weeks and a Q normally takes about 10 days according to AS.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=u1CuA_EUswU



You can put this rumor to bed. Just saw a photo of it on Instagram from a GEG spotter. Unfortunately it was just on there story. It’s been updated to a refreshed UW scheme. Says Go Dawgs on the back now and new AS logo. They also made the school colors look more similar layout to the AS layout on the back part of the plane.

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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Mar 24, 2021 3:31 pm

Glad that at least some of the university liveries have survived.
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Mar 24, 2021 4:12 pm

iflykpdx wrote:
Glad that at least some of the university liveries have survived.


OSU should be next for a repaint. N440QX is currently in Sault Ste Marie for heavy maintenance. If it is going for paint it should fly CYAM-KFAR-KGEG. If not it will fly CYAM-KBIL-KPDX.
 
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Re: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread - 2021

Wed Mar 24, 2021 8:50 pm

Internally they eluded that a OW livery is on the way and could be reveled on the 31st as part of joining OW. The only aircraft that is in paint currently is N487AS (737-900ER) so that is my guess on the first one to wear the OW livery.

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