British Airways B747 with Special oneworld Livery


Following the special, oneworld liveries applied to some airplanes by Japan Airlines, LAN and Finnair, now the biggest European member of the alliance has also followed with a special livery on one of its 55 Jumbo Jets.

ba_oneworld_747_by_a_j_best2

The Boeing 747-400, registration number: G-CIVP (also known as “The V.P.“) has been given a new paint-job, displaying large “member of oneworld” titles on the front part of its fuselage. The letters of the smaller “member of” text from a distance look like if they were additional windows on the top floor. The large letters in “oneworld” are painted between the two floors of the Jumbo, with the top of the “d” vritually ending smoothly in one of the top floor windows.

British Airways or oneworld is yet to publish any press coverage about the special livery, or whether if other planes would follow, but “The V.P.” has already been spotted at Heathrow two days ago.

The first pictures are available on airliners.net.

by balint01

About these ads

3 Responses to “British Airways B747 with Special oneworld Livery”


  1. 1 moaksey February 11, 2009 at 7:46 pm

    I don’t like it. Looks very early 2000s…

  2. 2 DD February 14, 2009 at 12:51 am

    Finally! Each Star Alliance airline has a plane in the alliance paint scheme. GO ONEWORLD!

  3. 3 balint01 February 14, 2009 at 3:48 pm

    Indeed! Iberia has also rolled out an Airbus A320 painted in “Member of Oneworld” livery:
    http://www.airliners.net/photo/Iberia/Airbus-A320-211/1472352/L/
    Hoping that all other members will follow! :)


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




Blog calendar

February 2009
M T W T F S S
« Jan   Mar »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
232425262728  

Archives


Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 111 other followers

%d bloggers like this: