Aviation Memorabilia Newsletter Since 1995

Aviation Memorabilia Newsletter

Since 1995

tmb smiling belugaThe smiling Beluga! 

The "Smiling Beluga XL" livery was chosen in a poll by Airbus staff.

Didn't mean to turn you on, British Airways problem...

IAG boss Willie Walsh has suggested the catastrophic failure of Birdseed's IT system over the last weekend in May was down to a disconnection in the power supply followed by its uncontrolled restoration.

Maybe engineers were simply following the fall-back advice from IT help desks everywhere: "Have you tried turning it off and back on again?"

tmb 553 cartoon 1370This cartoon, by Dave Mathias, was published in the “Horizons” magazine issued June 1980. Caption reads " Dear Mom. Tonight I joined the Jet Set!"