Guess The Airline – March 2006 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.

Great results once again with this relatively easy Guess The Airline, featuring a particular airline for the very first time. Once again, this was an advertisement published in the Air Transport World magazine issue of October 1980. Ready? Scroll down!

BWIA advertisement titled: 'The brand-new 40-year-old airline of Trinidad and Tobago', from the year 1980, featuring a Lockheed L-1011.

How to guess it?

It’s all in the country of origin, the year of foundation (ad from the 1980s – 40 years = 1940s) and the aircraft type: the venerable Lockheed L-1011 TriStar. Only one airline could have fitted all the criteria: British West Indian Airways, a.k.a. B-Wee!


Correct answers: 86% | Wrong answers: 14% | Most submitted wrong answer: Delta (6%) | Other answers submitted: British Caledonian, BWI, LIAT, Qantas, South African.


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