Tons and tons of airline logos

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 08, 2003

Tons and tons of airline logos.

Reader comments

PeteDec 08, 2003 at 6:38PM

Yup... That certainly is a lot of airline logos...

AlexDec 08, 2003 at 7:03PM

Wow, thats amazing. What beats me is why someone would wanna put all that together.

PauloDec 08, 2003 at 7:11PM

Bit of trivia about the Philippine Airlines logos on this page (near bottom): it was just red-blue tailfins with black outlines for decades through Ferdinand Marcos' dictatorship. After he was overthrown in the 1986 People Power revolution, the new government wanted to add something to the logo. They chose the rising sun because (1) they wanted to celebrate the Pnilippines' "dawning of a new day," and (2) yellow was the new President Cory Aquino's favorite color (had some reference to her martyr husband's favorite song, Tie A Yellow Ribbon).

[ot]what's policy on legitimitate-issue-but-off-topic-spammy comments like that first one?[/ot]

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