“Ceci n’est pas un avion.” It is a lot more than just an aircraft. It is a dedication to one of the greatest Belgian artists, René Magritte. A Belgian icon with the gift to look at things like no one else could and who revealed the world to us from a different angle. This is why we have created Magritte, an Airbus A320 in honour of the painter.

Six Belgian Icons of Brussels Airlines: Amare – Aerosmurf – Bruegel – Magritte – Rackham – Trident

2019 Bruegel (OO-SNE) https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/bruegel/6th-belgian-icon-in-honor-of-the-famous-renaissance-painter/ 2018 Meet & greet with five Belgian Icons of Brussels Airlines https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/photo-special-meet-greet-with-all-five-belgian-icons-of-brussels-airlines/ 2018 Smurfs (OO-SND) https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/aerosmurf/pictures-unveiling-fifth-belgian-icon-aerosmurf/ 2017 Tomorrowland AMARE (OO-SNF) https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/amare/oo-snf/ 2016 Trident (OO-SNA) and Magritte (OO-SNC) https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/brussels-airlines-a320-trident-presented-fans-red-devils/ https://www.aviation24.be/airlines/lufthansa-group/brussels-airlines/brussels-airlines-magritte/ 2015 Rackham...

140 Brussels Airlines passengers stranded in Tel Aviv for two days

On Sunday (4 November), the weather radar of a Brussels Airlines Airbus A320 (OO-SNC) broke down at Tel Aviv Airport. The airline was forced...

Scoop: After Trident (OO-SNA), Rackham (OO-SNB), Magritte (OO-SNC) and Amare (OO-SNF) Brussels Airlines will unveil its newest Belgian icon “Malinwa”

After Trident (OO-SNA), Rackham (OO-SNB), Magritte (OO-SNC) and Amare (OO-SNF), Brussels Airlines and KV Mechelen created Malinwa, the fifth aircraft (OO-SSW) in the airline’s Belgian Icons series. This evening Brussels Airlines...

Photo Special: revealing the new Magritte livery of a Brussels Airlines A320

A selection of photographs from Ivan Coninx (click on each picture to enlarge it):  

Brussels Airlines dévoile son avion Magritte unique

Aujourd'hui, Brussels Airlines a dévoilé son avion tant attendu nommé Magritte. Cette œuvre d’art volante est entièrement dédiée à l'artiste peintre belge René Magritte....

Brussels Airlines presents unique Magritte aircraft

Today Brussels Airlines presented its long awaited Magritte aircraft, a flying piece of art, dedicated to the famous Belgian artist René Magritte. Following in...

Brussels Airlines stelt uniek Magritte vliegtuig voor

Vandaag stelt Brussels Airlines haar langverwachte Magritte vliegtuig voor, een surrealistische Airbus A320 opgedragen aan Belgisch kunstenaar René Magritte. Het vliegtuig volgt in de...

Brussels Airlines reveals unique Magritte livery on Airbus A320

Many VIPs this morning in hangar 41 of Brussels Airport. Brussels Airlines was presenting a very special livery on its Airbus A320 OO-SNC: the...