British Airways – Royal Birth

It’s a Boy! Flashback to the 1980’s with this British Airways commercial, presumably aired the day Prince William was born.


It’s a Boy! Flashback to the 1980’s with this British Airways commercial, presumably aired the day Prince William was born. Enjoy! Continue reading “British Airways – Royal Birth”

Guess The Airline – July 2012 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.

I apologize for publishing this answer so late. I’ve been going through a lot lately. Once again, this was an advertisement from a 1979 issue of The Economist. The name of the airline has been hidden everywhere. Are you ready? Scroll down!

British Airways advertisement titled: ‘You’ve got business in Boston, want a suite in the Seychelles, a car in Kuwait, a weekend in the West End, but right now you’re in conference in the Caribbean. Who cares? *We* care.’, featuring a person relaxing on a beach.

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British Airways – Royal Wedding 1981

Souvenir from 1981: this ad, presumably aired on the day of the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana (as she was known back then).

The ad campaign back then played the patriotic jingle with the words “We’ll take more care of you, fly the flag, fly the flag…” and showed a plane writing, with its contrails, the words “Poundstretcher” (the name of a low-cost fare). Continue reading “British Airways – Royal Wedding 1981”

Guess The Airline – January 2010 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 Time Magazine issue of 1987 in Canada. Are you ready? Scroll down!

British Airways advertisement titled: 'With the right business connections, you can go almost anywhere', from the year 1987.

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Quiz – British Airways

Ten questions about British Airways: its slogan, its signature song, its upcoming route, its Concorde service, etc.

British Airways tailfin
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  1. What is British Airways’ slogan since 2007?
    A. “We’ll Take More Care of You”
    B. “The World’s Favourite Airline”
    C. “Upgrade to British Airways”
    D. “Your Vacation Starts Here”
  2. Which song from the opera Lakmé, and also known as The Flower Duet, was for many years BA’s signature song, being featured on many TV commercials?
    A. Viens, Mallika, les lianes en fleurs…
    B. Viens dans la forêt profonde
    C. Viens! Là! Là!
    D. D’où viens-tu? Que veux-tu?
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