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User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Posted (12 years 10 months 4 hours ago) and read 1519 times:

Ad for the 1970 Ford Thunderbird

lay on your right side to view this properly





1978 Lincoln Town Car ad.



1973 LTD Ad.



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User currently offlinePanAm747 From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 4242 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (12 years 10 months 3 hours ago) and read 1478 times:

Is that JFK in the 2nd pic?


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User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 2, posted (12 years 10 months 2 hours ago) and read 1468 times:

PamAm747:
No that's some old man posing in the adverstisment. JFK died in 1963, that ad is for a 1978 model.



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User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 3, posted (12 years 10 months 2 hours ago) and read 1464 times:

 Embarrassment Embarrassment
Big mistake!

I thought you were talking about the guy in the photo! Embarrassment

No that is not JFK airport.
that is Dulles, Washington DC (IAD)



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User currently offlineDELL_dude From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 10 months 1 hour ago) and read 1459 times:

Cool ads Superfly

User currently offlineMls515 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 3076 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (12 years 10 months 1 hour ago) and read 1456 times:

The JFK mix-up has me laughing out loud!

User currently offlineGyro From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (12 years 10 months 1 hour ago) and read 1453 times:

That was a pretty funny mix up Big grin!!!

I've seen an Acura add with a Learjet...


User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 7, posted (12 years 9 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1432 times:

I'm an upright kind of a guy - I prefer seeing my images the right way up LOL






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User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 8, posted (12 years 9 months 4 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 1425 times:

Thanks Starship!
I ain't one-of-dose 'technically-savy' type-a-folks!  Laugh out loud




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User currently offlineRealHigh From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 1022 posts, RR: 15
Reply 9, posted (12 years 9 months 3 weeks 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 1408 times:

I am laughing at the JFK mix up too!  Laugh out loud

This is a cool car ad.

I noticed a slight love affair with Ford.
Do they have any involvement with aviation?


User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 10, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 20 hours ago) and read 1387 times:

RealHigh:
I am not sure if Ford has much involvement in aviation. Many of there adds makes reference to aviation. My brochure for my Lincoln indicates 'four turbine styled aluminum rims' like a 747.


Starship:
I'm an upright kind of a guy
Are you trying to tell us something? Big grin





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User currently offlineIMissPiedmont From United States of America, joined May 2001, 6287 posts, RR: 34
Reply 11, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1383 times:

I'm so old I remember all those ads. My favourite was the Continental ad at IAD. I'd forgotten that the T-Bird was that ugly in 1970 though.


Damn, this website is getting worse daily.
User currently offlineTbar220 From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 7013 posts, RR: 26
Reply 12, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1378 times:

JFK, hee hee hee  Laugh out loud


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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Reply 13, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 1379 times:

Nice ads!  Big thumbs up

I burst out laughing over the JFK mixup  Smile/happy/getting dizzy !!!!!!!



Pershoyu Spravoyu Litaki!
User currently offlineWhistler From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 14, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1373 times:

The new Explorer-based Lincoln SUV is going to be called the "Aviator", I am not sure if a flight related name is very good though, after all the bad publicity the Exploder got for flying off the road  Big thumbs up.

User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 15, posted (12 years 9 months 2 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1370 times:

Whistler:
That was hillarious!  Laugh out loud  Smile/happy/getting dizzy



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User currently offlineAlessandro From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1360 times:

[img]http://www.entermyworld.com/articles/popm/pmmay821x1.jpg[/img]
Only 20 years ago...



User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 17, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 1342 times:

There you go Alessandro




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User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 18, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1337 times:

Sheesh Superfly! One really has to dig into the archives to find these. It looks like the the 1960s (the jet age) was the best time to find car pics with an aviation theme. Here's a 1970 Monaco featured in a 1969 magazine ad. Incidentally, your Thunderbird ad features in the same magazine.




Behind every "no" is a "yes"
User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 19, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1332 times:

Here's a reverse situation - an airline using a car to advertise their product




Behind every "no" is a "yes"
User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 20, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1331 times:

WOW!  Wow!
Those are some cool ads Starship!  Big thumbs up

I have some more I'll need to scan in later on.



Bring back the Concorde
User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 21, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1327 times:

Let's not forget the flying Ford Pinto





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User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 22, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1324 times:

This ad was a bit big for the scanner, but here goes........ Now why would I think this dates back to 1982?




Behind every "no" is a "yes"
User currently onlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 39820 posts, RR: 74
Reply 23, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1324 times:

Now why would I think this dates back to 1982?

1. 'Countdown' song and video by RUSH which featured the Space Shuttle released Sept. 1982

2. First model year for that body style

3. Parachutte pants the guy is wearing was in style then

4. All of the above



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User currently offlineStarship From South Africa, joined Nov 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 14
Reply 24, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days ago) and read 1318 times:

This looks like a prime candidate for a tail strike on rotation!




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25 Post contains images Superfly : Here are some aviation related ads from my broucher. Can you rotate this one for me?
26 Post contains images Starship : No problem - made it 25% bigger too!
27 Post contains images Superfly : Thanks Starship!
28 Post contains images Starship : Here's another for the BMW 7 series that also did not fit the scanner
29 Superfly : What year is that BMW ad from?
30 Whistler : Looks like ~1982 to me.
31 Superfly : I'd like to find that BMW ad.
32 Post contains images Starship : Superfly, I believe the BMW ad came out of a 1978 edition of National Geogeraphic - I can't remember the month off the top of my head. How about this
33 Post contains images Whistler : LOL, if only they had photoshop, it would take a lot less effort .
34 Post contains images Superfly : Nice shots! I've seen a similar car ad that had a parachute.
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