China Airlines Update: They Repainted the Plane


Look! They painted the plane! Embarrassed and shamed by the negative media coverage that has been bombarding the brand since the post-landing explosion yesterday, China Airlines hired some painters to paint over the plane’s logo to make it a generic white aircraft. I don’t know why it makes a difference, since pics of the original wreckage are all over the news already anyway. But whatever. The airline’s official stance is this: "We followed international procedures. We do not have detailed information."


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One thought on “China Airlines Update: They Repainted the Plane

  1. Considering China Airlines’ miserable safety record over the past decade or so, they really ought to paint over the name & logo BEFORE the planes take off.