reply to post by L00kingGlass
Lie? Why were they gray and black with strange features on the belly, when the actual aircraft should have been red, white, and
This there ^ ^ ^ indicates a lack of knowledge, sorry.
There were no "strange features" on the bellies.
American Airlines have a red, white and blue stripe on the SIDE of the fuselage, and mostly polished aluminum on the rest (modern airliners have many
components that are composites, and these are a natural dark gray, almost black....so @ American they paint them a light gray, to match the
United Airlines was NOT "red, white and blue"!! This is such basic stuff....no wonder people will fall for any nonsense they read on the 'Web'
rather than doing the proper research for themselves!
American Flight 11 (typical paint scheme, on the B-767):
United 175 (typical paint scheme, in that year, for THAT airplane):
The claims on many nonsense "conspiracy" sites about United 175 are showing very poor quality images, and REFLECTIONS on the belly of the
airplane....reflections and the paint scheme and also the landing gear fairings.
United 767, gear down
United 767, gear up