Re: Why are all airliners white?

Date:         01 Oct 97 19:57:49 
From: (Gerhard Lenssen)
Organization: Telekom Online Internet Gateway
References:   1 2 3 4
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

> Sorry, but the RAF surely doesn't want it's a/c to be seen. The
> interests for civil and military a/c painting jobs are certainly totally
> different. I remember that in WW2 the 'Luftwaffe' had one of it's
> Heinkel (?) a/c painted blue under the wings and grey/brown on the other
> parts. They just didn't want to be seen. Of course this is especially
> valid if you are in a conflict ...

Not only the Heinkel (He 111), but the most, as I remember as a member
of the former Luftwaffe.

Tschuess, Gerhard