17 DECEMBER 2018


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Article from BTNews 17 DECEMBER 2018

The 2018 Business Travel News Quiz

Welcome to the 2018  Business Travel News  popular year-end quiz.

Once again a very big thanks to Rod Simpson of  AIR BRITAIN  in helping to put it together, to our prize supplier, easyjet, for a return flight for two anywhere on its extensive system, and to   Crecy Publications Ltd  for three second prizes of any of its aviation titles. This year, we are also giving away three copies of the commemorative book LONDON CITY AIRPORT –  30 Years Linking the Capital, written by  BTN  editor-in-chief Malcolm Ginsberg.

Treat the quiz as a bit of fun and point out the website to your friends. If you decide to enter, don't worry that your answers may not be complete. You can be sure others are having the same struggle. But you must be a registered reader to take part. It's FREE. Only 30 images this year, but we have some supplementary questions worth double marks.

The tie break is very simple: "Which is the best airline at Heathrow T4 and why?" But in 10 words or fewer. Last year it was T3 and to ask the question for T5 is not fair on Iberia.

Please send your numbered answers to  quiz@btnews.co.uk  together with your answer to the tie break.  

Closing date is Friday evening 4 January at 24:00 (GMT).










1 What airline flies this Boeing 737?









2 Which airline is this?








3 And another airline to identify. BONUS: This Boeing has now been acquired by whom ? 









4 A pre-war Lufthansa airliner - but what type?










5 What is this military transport plane ? BONUS: What air force is operating this aircraft ?








6 A pretty helicopter - what is it?









7 Identify this rare transport   








8 What is this aircraft? What was it originally?









9 A rare airliner - what is it?








10 Identify this neat light twin    








11 Wartime camouflage - but what is this transport? Who operated it before the war?










12 An interesting private plane - what is it? What was it originally?










13 Looking very military, but what is the type and air force operator?









14 Name this turboprop airliner. BONUS: What airline is this?









15 An interesting freighter  – but what is it ? BONUS: What kind of car is being loaded on to it ?








16 Name this aircraft type. Which air force is it with?










17 Here is a helicopter - what is it? Where was it photographed?










18 Name this airliner. BONUS: Which airline is this?








19 Clearly a USAF aircraft, but what is it?










20 Up above the clouds - what is this business jet? And its original name?










21 Name this transport aircraft. Where might it have been photographed?








22 Executive aircraft. Name please  









23 A small airliner from the 1940s – but what is it? BONUS: In which country was it built ?








24 Tail-on - a USAF fighter, but what is it?









25 Lining up for takeoff - what is the exact designation of this transport?









26 What type of Frontier Airlines airliner? What is the name given by its airline?










27 A smart bizjet - but what is it?









28 Name this impressive flying boat?








29 Back to World War I - name this German aircraft?








30 Racey Italian lines for this light plane. Name?


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