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November 23, 2009

American Sends First Oneworld 757-200 Into Service

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Written by: Phil Derner Jr.
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Photo by Robert Collazo

Photo by Robert Collazo

American Airlines has sent their first 757-200 with Oneworld titles into service.

Aircraft N174AA, still dressed (or undressed) in American’s typical bare metal polish, is an internationally-configured aircraft. This means that enthusiasts looking to get a look at it will only get lucky at domestic airports if there is an equipment swap of some sort.

This 757 joins fellow fleet-mate N395AN, a 767-300, that was introduced with the same scheme last week. Two 777-200s have also already been adorned with Oneworld titles.

Photo by Robert Collazo

Photo by Robert Collazo



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Phil Derner Jr.
Phil Derner founded NYCAviation in 2003. A lifetime aviation enthusiast that grew up across the water from La Guardia Airport, Phil has aviation experience as a Loadmaster, Operations Controller and Flight Dispatcher. He owns and operates NYCAviation and performs duties as an aviation expert through writing, consulting, public speaking and media appearances. You can reach him by email or follow him on Twitter.




 
 

 

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