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autobot shield/symbol on non-transformer vehicles

Postby Transformado » Sat Apr 21, 2012 6:43 pm

In the last movie, DOTM, I saw a small white jet (learjet) that transported a few of the main characters, before they boarded the plane, I noticed on one of the scenes that the jet had the Autobot symbol, i always thought that the symbol would only be worn by an Autobot/Decepticon; was this a sign that there were some hidden characters in the movie(s)? :???:

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Re: autobot shield/symbol on non-transformer vehicles

Postby TulioDude » Sat Apr 21, 2012 8:58 pm

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Maybe it was there to show it belonged on their unit.
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Re: autobot shield/symbol on non-transformer vehicles

Postby Noideaforaname » Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:10 pm

If I recall, it also had NEST logos.

While it seemed to be just a normal plane affiliated with NEST/Autobots, I can't really recall any other clear examples of a non-Transformer with Bot/Con insignias (the Superfund truck isn't clear either way). In fact the symbols have been used to show that the vehicle IS indeed a Cybertronian in disguise. Besides, what Autobot can even fit in the small jet?

It may very well be a hold-over from some earlier draft. It possibly may have been the rumored Silverbolt.
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Re: autobot shield/symbol on non-transformer vehicles

Postby Slashercon » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:08 am

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Noideaforaname wrote:It may very well be a hold-over from some earlier draft. It possibly may have been the rumored Silverbolt.


This is what I thought as well.
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Re: autobot shield/symbol on non-transformer vehicles

Postby mightwork » Tue May 01, 2012 5:13 am

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Fun bit of trivia: That plane is actually Michael Bay's private jet, and even has the registration code N4500X, nearly the same as Blackout's (4500X) :michaelbay:
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