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- n. In civil aviation, a decorative horizontal band of color applied to both sides of an aircraft's fuselage of as part of its livery.
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I could make out the Aeroflot livery, just as I'd seen it in those books in junior high, understated and vaguely military: the blue cheatline; the winged hammer and sickle; that iconic "CCCP" along the center nacelle.
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