Northwest Airlines – No Smoking

1988 was the year when Northwest Airlines turned on the No Smoking sign not just for domestic flights under two hours (as required by law), but on “all flights throughout North America”. Look at the reaction of passengers when the narrator announces this policy. I would react like that too! 20 years later, non-smoking flights are the norm around the world and I often see comments on YouTube from people who don’t know that people used to smoke on flights.

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Guess The Airline – December 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 1970s. Ready? Scroll down!

Northwest Orient Airlines advertisement titled: 'Northwest... fastest to the Orient', from the 1970s, featuring a Boeing 747.

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Guess The Airline – July 2005 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 is probably the Guess The Airline game where people have responded most positively. It was made easy, and people obviously noticed. This month, we had an ad published in National Geographic magazine in the early 1970s. Ready? Scroll down!

Northwest Orient Airlines advertisement titled: 'Fly the Orient Express Way', from the 1970s, featuring Mount Fuji.

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