XAM2175 wrote:VC10er wrote:Would a 28 year old American not know what PanAm was? Jeez, I felt old!
Honestly, I wouldn't be all that surprised. Brands need constant maintenance to stay relevant, after all. Even companies that are still active but have moved into less-obvious business sectors will fade with time - look at IBM's profile with the general public now verses in the late '80s, for example.
artof wrote:Equatoriana "psychedelic" from the 70's
zakuivcustom wrote:Some random one...(I'm not old enough to remember the livery from 60s or 70s )
US Airways Dark Blue (or is it black?) livery
MesserJ wrote:The final livery of Midwest Airlines on the 717 and MD-80. Such a classy look
TurboJet707 wrote:Perhaps I'm in a minority here, but I also really miss UA's blue tulip livery. One of the best liveries they had, to my eyes at least. It shows that classic, modern and fresh needn't be mutually exclusive. Such a shame that the tulip is gone now.
JBo wrote:I'm not going to go down the rabbit hole of the current AA livery, but I am going to give a shout out to the old American Eagle livery. I actually always kind of liked it more than the mainline livery, because the clean white and boldness of the stripes on the smaller fuselages really made it stand out.
I also always loved the unique "Eagle" script in the logo:
BalkanBoy wrote:While I'm not a fan of the old bare metal American livery, the American Eagle livery was probably the best livery a regional jet could have. The ERJ-145 ROCKED that paint like it was made for it. I would have loved to see the E175 in that livery.
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