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User currently offlineallrite From Australia, joined Aug 2007, 2038 posts, RR: 4
Posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 3563 times:

Singapore Airline's Low Cost offshoot Scoot have just announced the names for their first two aircraft. They were announced on Facebook as:

Goin' Scootin' and Barry

First one sounds like a dog off to wipe his butt on the grass.

What are some other dumb names for aircraft?


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User currently offlineNZ107 From New Zealand, joined Jul 2005, 6417 posts, RR: 38
Reply 1, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 3465 times:

I seriously think nothing could beat Barry. I mean what the heck??


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User currently offlineTupolevTu154 From Germany, joined exactly 10 years ago today! , 2181 posts, RR: 28
Reply 2, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago) and read 3412 times:

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 1):
I seriously think nothing could beat Barry. I mean what the heck??

So bad I actually quite like it!



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User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1861 posts, RR: 42
Reply 3, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 3398 times:
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Definitely the worst one out there, Iberia's ECILP "Peñiscola"...


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User currently offlineaklrno From United States of America, joined Dec 2010, 933 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 3323 times:

How about entire airlines with unfortunate names? Wizz and Scat come to mind. This may not seem a problem to people who don't speak idiomatic English, just take my word for it.

User currently offlinelonghauler From Canada, joined Mar 2004, 4929 posts, RR: 43
Reply 5, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 3260 times:

Quoting CrimsonNL (Reply 3):
Definitely the worst one out there, Iberia's ECILP "Peñiscola"...

Good one!
I almost spit out my coffee.



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User currently offlineTupolevTu154 From Germany, joined exactly 10 years ago today! , 2181 posts, RR: 28
Reply 6, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 3110 times:

Quoting aklrno (Reply 4):

Not to forget Pronair, or the misplaced logo in Ankair!



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User currently offlineBoeingGuy From United States of America, joined Dec 2010, 3062 posts, RR: 7
Reply 7, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 2974 times:

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 1):
Quoting NZ107 (Reply 1):
I seriously think nothing could beat Barry. I mean what the heck??

So bad I actually quite like it!

Yeah, same with TED. So stupid it's kind of intriguing.


User currently offlineaklrno From United States of America, joined Dec 2010, 933 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (2 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days ago) and read 2932 times:

Quoting TupolevTu154 (Reply 6):
Not to forget Pronair, or the misplaced logo in Ankair!

I had to look up a picture of an Ankair plane to see the logo problem, and then then it took me about 15 seconds to see it. Maybe Ryanair can use that name if it implements the idea of adult movies on the IFE (details in a different thread.)


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