The name 1time, is a reflection of the South African soul of the company. In South Africa, the phrase "one time!" is a colloquialism meaning "for real!"
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|Quoting signol (Reply 7):|
Given that Wales is the name of th country, how is that "horrible"?
|Quoting pilotboi (Reply 8):|
I do know the actual meaning of it...it just reminds me of a whale. Not something you imagine flying very well. However I do suppose they glide in the water. And once in a while 'fly' out of the water. Okay, I take that one back.
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Quoting brenintw (Reply 1):
Unfortunately you're not familiar with South African English. If you look around the website www.1time.aero, you will find the following:
I lived in SA For years I.E. the RSA in my user name
|Quoting scouseflyer (Reply 16):|
Anything with an awful pun in the name
|Quoting Burkhard (Reply 9):|
The worst of all names to me is "Thomas Cook". The guy who went on a holiday and didn't come
|Quoting WestWing (Reply 10):|
Jet Airways is an awful name, but nevertheless a very successful brand.
|Quoting diesel1 (Reply 28):|
Short lived Portuguese charter carrier from the early 1990's, Air Sul, could be mis-pronounced as 'ass hole'....
|Quoting aerokiwi (Reply 31):|
And AirTran - what the hell is a "tran"??!!