Guess The Airline – December 2008 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 on a Maclean’s issue of 1975. Are you ready? Scroll down!

Air New Zealand advertisement titled: 'If you knew Sydney like we know Sydney', from the year 1975, featuring the Sydney Opera House.

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Guess The Airline – April 2001 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.

Just a few people were clever enough to submit an airline that made sense. This wasn’t a very easy Guess The Airline for some, but for others… a little too easy. This advertisement was taken from a Globus travel brochure from the early 1990s. It’s now time to scroll down!

Air New Zealand advertisement from the 1990s, titled: 'Sunny. Warm. Pleasant and beautiful. But enough about our airline', featuring a Queensland beach coast.

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Guess The Airline – August 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.

This time, only two people guessed the airline correctly. But there were very good tries. Everyone thought about the airlines being among the first to introduce the Boeing 767 in their niche. This advertisement was taken from a website publishing other old airline advertisements, presumably from a 1980s issue of National Geographic. If you are the author of that particular website, please contact the author.

Air New Zealand advertisement titled: ‘Flying ahead!’, from the 1980s, showing a Boeing 767 and describing where it will be flying.

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Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771 (Movie review)

An instrument malfunction leaves a Cessna pilot lost in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Only the Captain of a nearby airliner can save him.

Jay (Scott Bakula), realizing he is lost

Imagine you’ve been flying for over 14 hours non-stop over the Pacific Ocean. You see nothing but the ocean around you. You try to contact your destination airport but get no answer. You then realize you are lost in the middle of nowhere… on a Cessna airplane. Your only hope is for the Captain of a commercial flight nearby (or believed to be) to help you. This is what the made-for-TV movie Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771, based on a true story, is all about. Continue reading “Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771 (Movie review)”