Air New Zealand’s New Hobbit Jet

Just released is this time lapse of “Smaug” being applied to an Air New Zealand Boeing 777. The new paint scheme (actually very large decals) are promoting the holiday¬†release of “The Hobbit – The Desolation of Smaug.”

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