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      Post #66900, posted on 04-11-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      This afternoon at KPHX... Something's strange!


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      Post #66901, posted on 04-11-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      Left Wing tip is in new colors

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      Post #66903, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      Can't see anything unusual.
      Perhaps it's because SOUTHWEST isn't common on european airports?
      Could anyone give me (and others non-US) a hint?
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      Post #66905, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      What's with the "taped" or "sealed" windows?

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      Post #66907, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      The winglet design?

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      Post #66908, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
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      What's with the "taped" or "sealed" windows?



      Window shades...

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      The winglet design?



      Looks like a standard winglet design to me...

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      Left Wing tip is in new colors



      DING DING DING!!! Left hand winglet is in the 2014 paint scheme, the rest of the airplane being in the Canyon Blue scheme! I'm guessing the left hand winglet got damaged, and since the airplane is scheduled for a repaint anyway, just put it in the new colors.

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      Post #66910, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      They're doing the scimitar retrofits, and they probably figured they'd just paint them all in the new scheme. I'm quite a fan of the canyon blue when fresh, after it gets chalky, not so much.

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      Post #66911, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      It already had scimitar winglets. The other one was in the old colors.

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      Post #66912, posted on 04-12-2017 GMT-5 hours    
      Oh yeah, good point.