Currently adopting this Saudi Arabian Airlines hybrid paint scheme. It arrived on a charter flight from Luanda bringing emigrants for the Christmas holiday season.
Scanned from K64 slide.
Approaching RWY 08R.
[1600px] . Canon 600D 100-400L IS.
Catching a narrow band of sun climbing out of runway 05L for Jeddah while below, on the ramp, a Congo Government 727 awaits departure following repaint
Landing 23R inbound from Jeddah.
An unexpected catch for me, delayed by nearly 10 hours and cutting it extremely fine before runway 23L closure (rolled at 19.57), thankfully the sun played ball giving some great light on departur... (more)