Olympic Air

From the Eurofighter Typhoon to the Goodyear Blimp, see what’s flying at the 2012 Olympic Games.

(Senior Aircraftman Neil Chapman, Crown Copyright/MOD 2012)


(British Airways)

British Airways spent eight days repainting an Airbus A-319 in white, with gold strokes representing dove feathers. Aboard the aircraft, British Airways chefs will serve British meals typical of 1948, in a nod to the last time the country hosted the Olympic Games. Watch a time-lapse video of the aircraft being painted, here.

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