Fly young, fly safe

Kindersitz BxHxT 47x61x52cm / Child Car Seat
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A few years ago, I saw a TV show about the crash landing of United Airlines flight 232 in Sioux City, Iowa featuring an interview with the chief flight attendant, Jan Brown-Lohr. In preparation for the emergency landing, she had given airline-prescribed instructions to passengers with lap children. The consequences were terrible.

I couldn’t help but remember that story when I read a Jet with Kids blog entry regarding an NTSB recommendation to the FAA on the safety of young children: Continue reading “Fly young, fly safe”


Guess The Airline – October 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.

Not many people dared to Guess The Airline behind this advertisement. Only two guessed correctly anyway! With not many clues here, how many answers can you think of? By the way, you may be interested to know this was the first advertisement to be part of my small collection of airline magazine advertisements. It was taken from a travel brochure published by the British Tourist Authority (BTA) from the early 1990s.

Air Canada advertisement titled: 'Handle with care', from the year 1993, showing a mother holding a little girl in her arms.

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