American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.
American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. - 

This final note today, an aviation story that has nothing to do with Boeing 787s or battery fires or anything like that.

American Airlines rolled out its new livery today -- that's a fancy word for the paint scheme they use on planes.

Here's another word: Ugly. To quote one industry observer, the new logo looks like a seagull sticking its head out of a shower curtain.

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