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April 12, 2010

PHOTOS: China Eastern’s New 737 Special Paint Scheme Spied in Seattle

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Written by: Phil Derner Jr.
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(Photo by David Lilienthal)

Shanghai-based China Eastern Airlines has unveiled a new scheme, or rather, photographer David Lilienthal caught a glimpse of their new scheme before it was delivered at at Boeing Field (BFI).

The Boeing 737-700 registered B-5265 sports a colorful scheme and “Better City, Better Life” titles to commemorate the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, China.

(Photo by David Lilienthal)

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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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