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Old 04-20-2019, 05:21 PM   #1
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It's been 4 years since I last took stock of my BA 737 collection. The arrival of the BA Birmingham and Manchester Landor 737-200s this week caused me to pull together more recent pictures.

Somehwhere I have the Green tail "Transavia leased to British airways" but I cannot find it. I did however find a bunch of models. Starting with the 737-200s, Negus, Landor and then Utopia (World Tails)

G-BGDB British airways Negus livery
G-BGDB British Airways 737-200 (Corrected Cropped) by John Ainsworth, on Flickr

G-BGDN British airways Negus livery (Skyline model)
G-BGDN British Airways 737-200 (Skyline) 2nd (Corrected Cropped) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGJF British Airtours Negus Livery
G-BGJF British Airtours 737-200 by John Ainsworth, on Flickr

G-BGJJ British Airtours Negus Livery (Skyline Model)
G-BGJJ British Airtours 737-200 (Skyline) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BMEC Air Europe/British Airtours Hybrid (Custom)
G-BMEC Air Europe - British Airtours Hybrid (Custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYA Large British titles with experimental silver top livery
G-BKYA British Airways 737-200 (Negus Hybrid) by ukjohna, on Flickr

Next Up - the Landor set:

G-BKYF Landor (Skyline Model)
G-BKYF British Airways 737-200 (Landor Skyline) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYG Landor (Inflight)
G-BKYG British Airways 737-200 (Landor) (Corrected Cropped) by John Ainsworth, on Flickr

G-BKYL British Airways Birmingham (Landor)
G-BKYL British Airways Birmingham Landor 737-200 (CC) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDJ British Airways Manchester (Landor)
G-BGDJ British Airways Manchester Landor 737-200 (CC) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYK Landor Christmas Special:
G-BKYK British Airways 737-200 (Landor Christmas) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGJG Caledonian (Landor variant - replacement for British Airtours after the acquisition of British Caledonian) (Inflight LE model)
G-BGJG Caledonian 737-200 (Skyline) by ukjohna, on Flickr
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Old 04-20-2019, 05:22 PM   #2
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Next Up - World Tails (Utopia) Livery to current day. Starting with the 737-200s:

G-BGDF "Defltblue" (Netherlands) (Inflight LE model)
G-BGDF British Airways 737-200 Delftblue (Denmark) InflightLE by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDF "Defltblue" (Netherlands) (Custom)
G-BGDF British Airways 737-200 Delftblue (Denmark) (Custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDG "Koguty Lowickie" (Poland)
G-BGDG British Airways 737-200 Koguty Lowickie (Poland) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDJ "Waves and Cranes" (Japan) (Custom)
G-BGDJ British Airways 737-200 Waves and Cranes (Japan) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDL "Benyhone Tartan/Mountain of the Birds" (Scotland) (Custom)
G-BGDL British Airways 737-200 Benyhone Tartan (Scotland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDO "Whale Rider" (Canada) (Custom)
G-BGDO British Airways 737-200 Whale Rider (Canada) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDR "Colum/Dove" (Ireland) (Inflight LE model)
G-BGDR British Airways 737-200 Colum (Ireland) InflightLE by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGDT "Animals and Trees" (Botswana) (Custom)
G-BGDT British Airways 737-200 Animals and Trees (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

"G-BQJE" (should be G-BGJE) "Rendezvous" (China/Hong Kong) - (Inflight LE Model)
G-BQJE Rendezvous (Hong Kong) InflightLE (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BGJE "Rendezvous" (China/Hong Kong) (Inflight)
G-BGJE Rendezvous (Hong Kong) Inflight (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYB "Blue Poole" (England)
G-BKYB British Airways 737-200 Blue Poole (England) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYE "Water Dreaming" (Australia)
G-BKYE British Airways 737-200 Water Dreaming (Australia) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-BKYG Utopia Livery with Royal British Legion Poppy
G-BKYG British Airways 737-200 Poppy by ukjohna, on Flickr

The same G-BKYK but this time with the "Teaming for Britain" Olympic tail
G-BKYG British Airways 737-200 Olympic by ukjohna, on Flickr

ZS-NNG (work in progress - reg decals to be applied) "Bauhaus" (Germany) (Custom)

ZS-SBN Comair "Ndeble" (South Africa)
ZS-SBN Comair (British Airways) 737-200 Ndeble (South Africa) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

ZS-SIR Comair Union Flag
ZS-SIR Comair (British Airways) 737-200 Union Flag (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr
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Now the 737-300s - starting with the Deutshe BA Variants

D-ADBA Deutsche BA "Popart" (Germany) (Custom)
D-ADBA Deutsche BA 737-300 Popart (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

D-ADBB Deutsche BA Interim (hybrid between the Landor-like prior Deutsche BA livery and the Utopia (World Tail) style)
D-ADBB Deutsche BA 737-300 Interim Livery (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

D-ADBK Deutsche BA "Bauhaus" (Germany) (Custom)
D-ADBK Deutsche BA 737-300 Bauhaus (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

D-ADBM Deutsche BA "Caligraphy" (Germany) (Custom)
D-ADBM Deutsche BA 737-300 Caligraphy (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

D-ADIC Deutsche BA "Alpenrose" (Germany)
D-ADIC Deutsche BA 737-300 Alpenrose (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-MSKB Maersk Air "Colum/Dove" (Ireland) (custom)
G-MSKB British Airways (Maersk Air) 737-300 Colum (Ireland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-MSKD Maersk Air "Whale Rider" (Canada) (custom)
G-MSKD British Airways (Maersk Air) 737-300 Whale Rider (Canada) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-LGTC British Airways (Union Flag)
G-LGTG British Airways 737-300 Union Flag by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-MSKE Maersk Air "Deftblue" (Netherlands) (custom)
G-MSKE British Airways (Maersk Air) 737-300 "Delftblue" (Denmark) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OAMS "Rendezvous" (China)
G-OAMS British Airways 737-300 Rendezvous (Hong Kong) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-ODUS "Waves and Cranes" (Japan) (custom)
G-ODUS British Airways 737-300 Waves and Cranes (Japan) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OFRA "Bauhaus" (Germany) (custom)
G-OFRA British Airways 737-300 Bauhaus (Germany) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OGBC "Koguty Lowickie" (Poland) - variation only seen on this one airplane (Custom)
G-OGBC British Airways 737-300 Koguty (Poland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OGBE "Crossing Borders" (Egypt) (Custom)
G-OGBE British Airways 737-300 Crossing Borders (Egypt) (Corrected Cropped) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OHAJ "Delftblue" (Netherlands) (Custom)
G-OHAJ British Airways 737-300 Delftblue (Denmark) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OMUC "Colum/Dove" (Ireland) (Custom)
G-OMUC British Airways 737-300 Colum (Ireland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-XBHX "Grand Union" (England)
G-XBHX British Airways 737-200 Grand Union (England) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr
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Old 04-20-2019, 05:23 PM   #4
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Now the 737-400s and the rest...

G-OGBA Interim Livery (Custom)
G-OGBA British Airways 737-400 Interim Livery (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCA "Benyhone Tartan/Mountain of the Birds" (Scotland) (custom)
G-DOCA British Airways 737-400 Benyhone Tartan (Scotland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCB "Wings" (Denmark)
G-DOCB British Airways Denmark 737-400 by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCE Union Flag
G-DOCE British Airways 737-400 Union Flag by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCE "Blomsterang/Flowefield" (Sweden) (custom)
G-DOCE British Airways 737-400 Blomsterang (Sweden) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCF "Koguty Lowickie" (Poland) (custom)
G-DOCF British Airways 737-400 Koguty Lowickie (Poland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCG "Chelsea Rose" (England) (custom)
G-DOCG British Airways 737-400 Chelsea Rose (England) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCH "Grand Union" (England)
G-DOCH British Airways 737-400 Grand Union (England) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCM "Rendezvous" (China) (custom)
G-DOCM British Airways 737-400 Rendezvous (Hong Kong) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCX "Colum/Dove" (Ireland) (custom)
G-DOCX British Airways 737-400 Colum (Ireland) (custom) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-DOCV Union Flag
G-DOCV British Airways 737-400 Union Flag by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-TREN "Blue Poole" (England)
G-TREN British Airways 737-400 Blue Poole (England) by ukjohna, on Flickr

G-OXLA (Miamia Air) wierd interpretation of the BA livery
G-OXLA British Airways (Miami Air) 737-800 by ukjohna, on Flickr

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F-A-N-T-A-S-T-I-C collection John. Congrats!!!
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It's remarkable how off the red colors are on the Skyline models. They should have researched the correct color palette.
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Old 04-20-2019, 06:10 PM   #7
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Thanks Robert. Send me an email about that package when you get a chance.

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It's remarkable how off the red colors are on the Skyline models. They should have researched the correct color palette.
I agree. AFAIK all the Skyline Negus models were like that. Look at the Skyline vs Gemini 757s.

G-BIKB British Airways Negus 757-200 by ukjohna, on Flickr
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Did it couple of hours ago. Lol. Off to bed now.
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Awesome collection. Wonderfully Done!
Love to see a group picture of the whole fleet together
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I agree, lovely BA 737 history with a couple of 757's at the end. I like the Water Dreaming World tails in fact BA did a good job of selecting the artwork for all the world tails. Someone has some great, no let me correct that, some outstanding decal making skills
Well done on this collection
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I agree, lovely BA 737 history with a couple of 757's at the end. I like the Water Dreaming World tails in fact BA did a good job of selecting the artwork for all the world tails. Someone has some great, no let me correct that, some outstanding decal making skills
Well done on this collection
Thanks. Most decals were bought, some currently available and others long gone but sourced from eBay. Some applied by Al King and later by me. Custom decals are a mix by Al and by me.
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That’s an amazing collection. Thanks for sharing!
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Al King..now there is a name I have not heard in over 10 years..great work!
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Very impressive collection.

I do feel we are lacking an accurate enough B737-200 mould in this scale, though.
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Very impressive collection.

I do feel we are lacking an accurate enough B737-200 mould in this scale, though.
Well, if we do get one, I am not replacing all of these!
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Indeed a very impressive collection!
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