Flying Colours Contracts Limited


Founded in 1986, Flying Colours specialises in the application and removal of temporary paint for air and land vehicles for film and TV industry, and general aviation spraying. Our expertise and experience are unrivalled, and our work is consistently on time and on budget. As a result, down-time is kept to an absolute minimum and there are absolutely no hidden costs. Synonymous with quality, reliability and durability, Flying Colours is also exceptionally competitively priced. Whether you need to transform a helicopter, plane or tank for the next block buster Flying Colours can help.


Our specialist team and equipment are on stand-by 24/7 and we can be fully operational, virtually anywhere in the world within 48 hours. All work is undertaken at a location of your choice. To date we have had the pleasure in working in America, Belarus, Corfu, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Isle of Man, Kenya, Malta, Poland, Sardinia, Spain, Switzerland, Thai Land and United Kingdom. In a competitive world where image, quality and durability are paramount, Flying Colours knows that you're only as good as your last job. That's why our clients come to us in the first place and just keep coming back.


Over the years we have either worked directly with the Production Company, in collaboration with the Aerial co-ordinators or the Aircraft owners. Aerial Co-ordinators Aces High Aviation Filming, Andrew Stephens, Flying Pictures, Marzano Films, Shoot Aviation, Spirit of the Skies. Production companies Cosmos Film, Elementary Productions, Fire Films, Marv Outfit, Origin Pictures, Pinewood Studios, Razorback Productions, Roseline Productions, SB Films Kft, Warner Brothers Studio, Zweiundzwanzigste Babelsberg Film GmbH and many others the list keeps growing.


Flying Colours has painted aircraft and/or vehicles for feature films including: America Assassin, Black Hawk Down, Body of Lies, Captain America, Catch 22, Cliff Hanger, Die Hard 5, Dunkirk, Hurrican, Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom, Kings Man, London's Fallen, Man from Uncle, Masters of the Air, Meg 2, Mission Impossible, Monuments Men, Nanny McPhee, Raiders of the Lost Arc, Red Tails, Skyfall, Spectre, Special Relationships, Spy, Stormbreaker, Terminator, The Constant Gardener, The Crown, The Expendables, The Mummy (Tom Cruise), The Theory of Everything, The World is Not Enough, Tomb Raider, Valkyrie, World War Z, Wonder Women and many more.

Promotional Work

Welsh Tourist Board, I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, Cadburys, Disney 'Planes', Duxford Air show, IWC Watches, Mr Green, Nivia, 2012 Olympics, Peter Stuyvesant & Rothmans cigarettes,


Flying Colours have been in the aircraft painting industry for over 40 years. In that time we have painted aircraft for the Royal Family, Ministry of Defence (58 Puma helicopters, 68 Gazelle helicopters and the prestigious 125 aircraft of the Queen's Flight). We have painted green aircraft straight from Agusta and Eurocopter factories. This includes over half the UK's police and air ambulance helicopters for the Emergency Services. We have painted several Spitfires for ARC based at Duxford including the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. We have painted business jets for Net Jets, Raytheon, Citation, Gama and many other private clients. More recently we painted the Lancaster Bomber for the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and Polished the Silver Spitfire that went round the world sponsored by IWC.


Registered in England
Company Number: 03342048
Phone: +44 (0)7802 170254