Guess The Airline – June 2000 answer

Every month, an airline printed advertisement, minus airline name and logo, is displayed for your guessing pleasure on Guess The Airline. The following is the answer to a previous game.

The answers were very diversified for this month’s guess. Only one person got it right. There were a few clues, or at least one clue that narrowed the number of possible airlines. This advertisement was taken from a late 1990s issue of Time Magazine, Asian version. Ready for the answer?

United Airlines advertisement from the 1990s, showing a US$710 budget to improve the airline, and a pie chart to illustrate how to do it.

How to guess it?

This was a tough one. One of the only clues that narrowed the number of possible airlines was the Star Alliance logotype appearing at the bottom. Now, it was simply a matter of guessing which airline had such a budget as US$ 710 million. Of course… the “largest airline in the free world”, United Airlines. Other possible clues were such details as the seat covers, the business class seats, etc.


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