Aviation Photo #5412793 Boeing 747-436 - BOAC (British Airways)

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As part of their 100 celebrations, BA have decided to paint three B747's in special colours. First up is the famous BOAC colours painted by IAC paint facility at Dublin, Ireland.
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    Paul Quinn
    BOAC (British Airways)
    Boeing 747-436
    Boeing 747-400 (AL-1)
    Boeing 747-400 (AL-1)
    Boeing
    25823
    1195
    G-BYGC
    Dublin (- Collinstown)
    Ireland
    February 18, 2019
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3 years ago
Beautiful, although I feel it would be even more beautiful if the Speedbird adorns the winglets.
Portugal
3 years ago
STUNNING!
3.5K   Ontario, Canada
3 years ago
Looking forward to seeing her at YYZ!
2K   Curacao
3 years ago
This is soooo nice, excellent light on an excellent retrojet!!!!
Nigeria
3 years ago
Sexyyyy!!! The Speedbird or BA swoosh on the winglets would have really completed the look
926   Malaysia
3 years ago
so retro.....beautiful
British Columbia, Canada
3 years ago
BA should adopt this as their new livery! gorgeous!!
Greece
3 years ago
What? This shade of grey on the belly and the engines? Where is the polished metal? They have done half the work. Not to mention that the blue tapers down the wrong way...I would have done it better!
48   England, United Kingdom
3 years ago
Great pic.. saw it arrive at LHR today.. you had better weather in Dublin.
It is off to JFK in the morning... hoping for more BA retro jets
885   Cyprus
3 years ago
Simply stunning!!! / Stelios Ioannou
Florida, USA
3 years ago
It's stunning! But that "100" on the tail....
792   Oregon, USA
3 years ago
Amazing! Great livery.
3 years ago
A beautiful, classic livery as ever. Thanks BA!
1.8K   Indiana, USA
3 years ago
Definitely a new Target for me to chase ! Love it !
Alberta, Canada
3 years ago
that is so cool
1.9K   Ontario, Canada
3 years ago
Fantastic shot Paul!
676   Ireland
3 years ago
Many thanks yyztc, I hope you get it real soon in YYZ. It be around for five years in these colors. Two more will be painted before the middle of March in much different livery’s and they be with us till this November before retirement unfortunately.
3 years ago
Wow - that just made me smile
Australia
3 years ago
it really suits the B744, it does not look out of place!
18   Chile
3 years ago
Absolutely breathtaking. Looks just surreal!

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