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Old 9th Mar 2018, 10:40
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Originally Posted by Skipness One Echo View Post
Some of the ancient 763s are in a bad way in terms of cleanliness and furnishing as cost cutting is now in BAís DNA. Itís a Walsh/Cruz mantra, and works well so long as you know whatís excessive cost and what is BAU.
That's nothing new. I remember attending meetings 40-odd years ago to discuss the tatty state (both external and internal) of the fleet.

In those days (maybe still) BA had a wonderfully-named "Aircraft Appearance Manager", though sadly nobody thought to equip the unfortunate individual with the required magic wand.
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