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Airbus A320 (N475UA)

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United's A320 Friend Ship lined up on a recently redone 28R.

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Paul Wisgerhof
I assume it has been repainted into the new United color scheme, but the FAA says the bird still flies.
Flier923
N475UA came into DFW,(where I work) a few weeks ago and I was in right place to get pix. Unfortunately I lost phone a few days later before I backed them up.That has always been my favorite United livery.
On another note, I realy wish United would come up with a new scheme design instead of just slapping there name on Continentals. When I see one I still say Continental instead of United. Continental was a all time favorite growing up, in particular tha "Golden tail"scheme of the 70,s through 80,s. That was a liverie! It paons me there gone, and seeing that tail logo, with United on fuselage u st dosent work. Anyone know if they are considering there on individual new shceme, and would like to here other opinions on this.
Andrew StrickerPhoto Uploader
This is the current color scheme. This shot was from this Saturday.
Mark Thomas
Andrew, this is a stunning shot! She looks like she's in the middle of a park!
cbgrant
This is the legacy paint scheme as voted on by the employees of United Air Lines. N475UA an A320, is the only aicraft painted in this scheme and has been out in the system now for at least five years. There is one B737 painted in the leagacy Continental Scheme but it is not the Golden Tail. I have seen it around the system and I believe it is from some time in the late 1950s Continental era. 4275 has a nice plaque on the first class divider at door 1L describing the paint scheme. Too bad the number one engine cowl was replaced and not repainted to match the silver paint on the rest of the bottom half of the aircraft. The silver looks very good close up. I've had the pleasure of flying this airplance at least three times.
Sidney Smith
Continental, the proud bird with the golden tail a.k.a. the loud bird with the brass ass.
United's Mainliner scheme was dropped (mainliner can be street for heroin injection) the Saul Bass designed big U on the tail and the three color blue, red, orange scheme which was award winning at the time. This is simply a nice look back at nostalgia. UAL has no plans for a new scheme at this time.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
24-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Portland Intl () 19:40 PDT 21:07 PDT Scheduled
24-Aug-2019 A320Seattle-Tacoma Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 16:05 PDT 17:57 PDT Scheduled
24-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Seattle-Tacoma Intl () 13:01 PDT 14:36 PDT Scheduled
24-Aug-2019 A320McCarran Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 10:10 PDT 11:31 PDT Scheduled
24-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()McCarran Intl () 07:30 PDT 08:47 PDT Scheduled
23-Aug-2019 A320Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 17:44 MST 19:26 PDT Scheduled
23-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl () 14:49 PDT 16:27 MST Scheduled
23-Aug-2019 A320Austin-Bergstrom Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 12:01 CDT 13:18 PDT 3:16
23-Aug-2019 A320Denver Intl ()Austin-Bergstrom Intl () 08:06 MDT 10:48 CDT 1:41
23-Aug-2019 A320LaGuardia ()Denver Intl () 00:59 EDT 02:41 MDT 3:41
22-Aug-2019 A320Denver Intl ()LaGuardia () 11:54 MDT 17:31 EDT 3:36
22-Aug-2019 A320Missoula Intl ()Denver Intl () 08:53 MDT 10:27 MDT 1:33
21-Aug-2019 A320Denver Intl ()Missoula Intl () 20:26 MDT 22:02 MDT 1:35
21-Aug-2019 A320Dallas-Fort Worth Intl ()Denver Intl () 17:33 CDT 18:56 MDT 2:22
21-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Dallas-Fort Worth Intl () 14:58 CDT 15:38 CDT 0:39
21-Aug-2019 A320Fort Lauderdale Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 12:08 EDT 13:22 CDT 2:13
21-Aug-2019 A320Washington Dulles Intl ()Fort Lauderdale Intl () 08:45 EDT 10:53 EDT 2:07
20-Aug-2019 A320Dallas-Fort Worth Intl ()Washington Dulles Intl () 18:18 CDT 21:55 EDT 2:36
20-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Dallas-Fort Worth Intl () 12:14 PDT 17:24 CDT 3:10
20-Aug-2019 B739San Francisco Intl ()Dallas-Fort Worth Intl () 12:13 PDT 17:24 CDT 3:11
20-Aug-2019 A320Indianapolis Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 07:38 EDT 08:40 PDT 4:01
19-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Indianapolis Intl () 23:56 PDT 06:37 EDT (+1) 3:40
19-Aug-2019 A320Toronto Pearson Int'l ()San Francisco Intl () 19:54 EDT 21:48 PDT 4:54
19-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Toronto Pearson Int'l () 10:45 PDT 18:02 EDT 4:16
19-Aug-2019 A320St Louis Lambert Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 07:34 CDT 09:20 PDT 3:45
19-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()St Louis Lambert Intl () 00:38 PDT 05:52 CDT 3:13
18-Aug-2019 A320McCarran Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 21:30 PDT 22:34 PDT 1:03
18-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()McCarran Intl () 18:58 PDT 20:02 PDT 1:03
18-Aug-2019 A320San Diego Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 16:14 PDT 17:15 PDT 1:01
18-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()San Diego Intl () 14:32 CDT 15:13 PDT 2:40
18-Aug-2019 A320LaGuardia ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 10:52 EDT 12:53 CDT 3:00
17-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()LaGuardia () 17:31 CDT 21:28 EDT 2:57
17-Aug-2019 A320Los Cabos Int'l ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 12:39 MDT 15:46 CDT 2:06
17-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Los Cabos Int'l () 10:14 CDT 11:29 MDT 2:14
17-Aug-2019 A320Kansas City Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 06:28 CDT 08:17 CDT 1:48
16-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Kansas City Intl () 22:57 CDT 00:26 CDT (+1) 1:28
16-Aug-2019 A320Tampa Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 21:05 EDT 21:52 CDT 1:46
16-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Tampa Intl () 17:21 CDT 20:07 EDT 1:45
16-Aug-2019 A320Kansas City Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 11:23 CDT 12:57 CDT 1:33
16-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Kansas City Intl () 08:16 CDT 09:48 CDT 1:31
16-Aug-2019 A320Seattle-Tacoma Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 00:46 PDT 06:19 CDT 3:32
15-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()Seattle-Tacoma Intl () 21:22 PDT 22:56 PDT 1:33
15-Aug-2019 A320St Louis Lambert Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 17:56 CDT 19:41 PDT 3:44
15-Aug-2019 A320San Francisco Intl ()St Louis Lambert Intl () 11:20 PDT 16:44 CDT 3:23
15-Aug-2019 A320Philadelphia Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 07:03 EDT 09:38 PDT 5:34
14-Aug-2019 A320Chicago O'Hare Intl ()Philadelphia Intl () 18:24 CDT 20:47 EDT 1:23
14-Aug-2019 A320Vancouver Int'l ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 11:28 PDT 17:04 CDT 3:35
14-Aug-2019 A320Chicago O'Hare Intl ()Vancouver Int'l () 08:07 CDT 10:14 PDT 4:06
14-Aug-2019 A320Washington Dulles Intl ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 06:15 EDT 06:48 CDT 1:32
13-Aug-2019 A320Chicago O'Hare Intl ()Washington Dulles Intl () 20:41 CDT 22:55 EDT 1:13
13-Aug-2019 A320Chicago/Rockford Intl ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 19:16 CDT 19:32 CDT 0:16
13-Aug-2019 A320Tampa Intl ()Chicago/Rockford Intl () 16:34 EDT 18:02 CDT 2:27
13-Aug-2019 A320Tampa Intl ()Chicago O'Hare Intl () 16:34 EDT Diverted
13-Aug-2019 A320Newark Liberty Intl ()Tampa Intl () 12:52 EDT 15:02 EDT 2:09
13-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Newark Liberty Intl () 07:42 CDT 11:43 EDT 3:00
13-Aug-2019 A320Mc Allen Miller Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 05:20 CDT 06:08 CDT 0:47
12-Aug-2019 A320Houston Bush Int'ctl ()Mc Allen Miller Intl () 22:45 CDT 23:30 CDT 0:44
12-Aug-2019 A320Orlando Intl ()Houston Bush Int'ctl () 21:04 EDT 21:51 CDT 1:47
12-Aug-2019 A320Newark Liberty Intl ()Orlando Intl () 15:44 EDT 17:57 EDT 2:12
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