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Air New Zealand employees strip for new ad

Air New Zealand claims it has nothing to hide. This extends from its ticket prices to its unusual decision, as seen in the ad above, to paint uniforms on its…

May 18, 2009, 11:55 AM EDT

Can anything make an AirTran flight better?

Cramer-Krasselt's latest campaign for AirTran focuses on phony brainstorming sessions at Mindflow Consulting, supposedly hired to figure out "what AirTran should put on every flight." The two actors work hard…

May 12, 2009, 10:51 AM EDT

Alaska Airlines spots stuck in the bathroom

WongDoody takes an odd tack for Alaska Airlines in the spot above, set in an airport men's room, with a flustered patron battling malfunctioning automated technology. When flying, airport restrooms…

April 13, 2009, 10:34 AM EDT

Kevin Spacey flies American, never Ryanair

Kevin Spacey is the new face of American Airlines over in the U.K., and the carrier is already getting its money's worth out of him. The actor appears in three…

March 24, 2009, 5:33 PM EDT

JetBlue assuring CEOs that everything's OK

Back in February, JetBlue ran some print ads poking fun at auto-industry execs and other bigwigs who might want to rethink flying their private jets to Washington. The ads were…

March 19, 2009, 9:03 AM EDT

Spirit flight attendants despise apron logos

Spirit Airlines, which has courted controversy in the past with its "Many Islands, Low Fares" (MILF) ad campaign, is stirring the pot yet again by putting Bud Light logos…

January 29, 2009, 8:28 AM EST

With Linear Air, the whole world's a runway

Dave: I thought my flight last week was crazy, but that was nothing compared with my ride today on one of Linear Air's luxury Cessna Grand Caravan prop jets. Wow!…

October 2, 2008, 7:05 AM EDT

Spirit Airlines brings the paradise on board

Dave: Oh my god! Stewardess! Judging by that sun-kissed, palm-draped scenery outside the windows of this airplane, we're heading toward tropical climes. Looks like the Bahamas! But I have to…

September 26, 2008, 9:27 AM EDT

Vintage airline ads take sexism to the skies

With so much talk of sexism this year, it can be heartening to look back and see how far we've progressed as a nation. I'd recommend starting with Travel +…

September 25, 2008, 1:21 PM EDT

Southwest attacks creepy, two-faced rivals

Air travel was already difficult, but it's only getting worse. This odd Southwest Airlines commercial suggests that rival carriers are now hiring creepy Jekyll-and-Hyde freak-show monsters who are literally two-faced—offering…

September 19, 2008, 10:22 AM EDT