Re: Unusual/Airbus TV Ad?

Date:         04 Jan 97 03:55:49 
From: (Gerard Foley)
Organization: The Greater Columbus Free-Net
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C. Marin Faure ( wrote:

: Airbus has launched a new advertising campaign that is aimed at the flying
: public.  They have done this in other countries when they are trying to
: win a sale, particularly when the airline is government owned.  I assume
: they believe that public pressure might influence government officials to
: "encourage" the airline officials to buy Airbus products.

They may also hope to minimize the nationalistic type opposition by the
public to U.S. purchases of foreign built aircraft.