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Trans Australia to change name, image. (Australian Airline)

Trans Australia to change name, image

Boeing Company has rolled out the first of 12 new 737-300s ordered by Trans Australia Airlines. The airline at the same time used the occasion to unveil its new name, paint scheme and overall new image. All of this is scheduled for introduction in Australia next month as the first 737-300 enters service.

The new name is Australian Airlines, and the colors have been changed to add green and gold to the dark blue which accompanied the orange of the current look. Dark blue runs along the bottom of the fuselage and is trimmed on top with a gold and green stripe. A blue kangaroo has been added to the tail fin similar to that found on Qantas transports. …

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