Guess The Airline – March 2007 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.

Once again, this was an advertisement published in a National Geographic issue of the late 1970s.Ready? Scroll down!

TWA Trans World Airlines advertisement titled: 'Twice as many flights as any other airline', from the 1970s, featuring a Boeing 747.

How to guess it?

Here are the clues to easily guess it:

  • The submission form said the airline no longer existed.
  • “Twice as many flights as, say, Pan Am?” immediately indicates the airline is NOT Pan Am.
  • The slogan could have been of some help.
  • The basic color scheme of the aircraft (after modification) could be a mild clue as well.
  • Above all, the small grey space that conceals the airline’s name indicates it could very well be a three-letter airline name!

Statistics

Correct answers: 80% | Wrong answers: 20% | Most submitted wrong answers: British Airways and Pan Am (3% each) | Other answers submitted: Braniff, National, PEOPLExpress, United.

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