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Airbus Industrie A320-211 (348)

Date: 04/1999

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: after the takeover of Air Belgium by the Airtours group the color scheme was a mirror of the English sister company Airtours International, here seen depicted in this outfit.


Date: 22/05/1999

Location: OST/EBOS

Photo: Skystef

Description: a bit later it carried besides an European flag additional tiny "operated by Air Belgium" titles above the first windows row (see right upper inset). The leased airframe of Airtours International kept for a short while its English registration "G-TPTT".


Date: 15/06/1999

Location: LIL/LFQQ

Photo: Charles Bargibant

Description: it came in the Belgian register on June 7 1999. The flag of the United Kingdom & Europe all disappeared together with the small "Air Belgium" titles. 


Date: 29/08/1999

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: bit later again with the European flag and "Air Belgium" titles which were slightly larger then the English registered aircraft, it was operational till the airlines closure on October 29 2000.



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