United Airlines Dedicates A Boeing 757 To Oprah Winfrey
Posted on Fri Nov 5, 2010 08:10 AM PDT

owinfrey200.jpgCHICAGO, Illinois (X17online) - In honor of the Oprah Winfrey Show Farewell Season, United Airlines has created a specially-painted 757 for Lady O.

Passengers who fly on the plane will be greeted with a video by the talk show host, and will also enjoy an interior that was designed by her, as well.

Mark Bergsrud, SVP of marketing for United, had the following to say about the tribute to Oprah:

    “As Chicago’s hometown airline, United is proud to celebrate The Oprah Winfrey Show’s Farewell Season with our customers, employees and ‘Oprah’ show fans. This unique plane represents the global reach of two great Chicago icons.”

The plane will be in rotation with United domestic flights through May of next year.

See a time-lapsed video of the painting process below: