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British Airways announce next retro livery aircraft British Airways has revealed the second design in its series of heritage liveries to mark the airline’s centenary - an Airbus 319 which will be painted in the colours of the airline’s short-haul predecessor, British European Airways (BEA). Paul and I watched the first aircraft to be delivered last week - a B747 in British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) colours. The A319, reg G-EUPJ, has now entered the IAC paint bay at Shannon Airport where it will be repainted with the BEA livery which flew predominantly on domestic and European routes between 1959