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Mistaken identity

written by | November 22, 2013
A portion of the ad showing the Airbus in a pro-Boeing advertisement.
A portion of the ad showing the Airbus in a pro-Boeing advertisement.

As Boeing wrestles with labour unions and decides where to build its just-launched 777X, a group of well-intentioned business and government leaders placed an advertisement in The Seattle Times encouraging the retention of Boeing’s principal aircraft manufacturing facilities in Washington state.

Problem was, the full-page ad featured an Airbus…

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  • Dane



  • NJP


    Brilliant!! That’s why governments should focus on spying on each other instead of doing their jobs properly!

  • John Harrison


    Oh so typical of non aviation newspapers (& TV Stations) Where’s Geoffrey Thomas when you need him !!

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