As I write these lines, the DC-10 is making its final commercial flight, I’ve had the privilege of flying onboard the DC-10 at least once, so I thought I’d share my memories with you.
As I write these lines, and as announced months ago by Biman, the McDonnell-Douglas DC-10 is making its final commercial flight from Dhaka to Birmingham via Kuwait City, and the tweets about this unique final flight are pouring in.
I’ve had the privilege of flying onboard the DC-10 at least once, so I thought I’d share my memories with you. Continue reading “Memories of the DC-10”
Very patriotic, moderately religious, blissfully cheesy… That’s how this deliciously Peruvian commercial is. You have to love the crew singing (or lip-synching) in front of the Boeing 727, mixed with images of people celebrating everywhere. Continue reading “AeroPeru – Christmas commercial”
In 1998, AeroPeru changed its tagline to “Alas Latinoamericanas” (“Latin American wings”) and released this ad, showcasing once again a unique Peruvian and, by extension, Latin American pride. The result is emotional and full of hope. Alas, the airline went out of business a year later and this turned out to be their very last commercial. Continue reading “AeroPeru – Song”
This patriotic commercial was released in 1994, a short time after AeroMexico bought a majority part of AeroPeru. The airline adopted a color scheme and uniforms inspired by AeroMexico. Continue reading “AeroPeru – Count on us”