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"??!!
Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe
Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days
Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit
Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior
Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft
Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials
Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions
Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin
Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon
Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos
Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft
Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries
Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground
Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos