A South African Airways A340-600. (Photo: Konstantin von Wedelstaedt [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Logo Lineage Part 4: Revolutionary Rebrandings on the African Continent

For businesses across the world, branding plays a crucial role in public perception and airlines are no different. One of the most prominent pieces of an airline’s brand is its logo, as it often appears on a wide range of items including aircraft, seats, food, advertisements and more. In this multi-part series, we will look into some of the local ties and histories from which some logos are born and how they have grown or evolved over the years. In…

Picking Up the Pieces: Libyan Carriers Find Their Postwar Footing

While the Arab Spring brought forward new scenes for the countries of the Middle East and North Africa, the airlines of these countries have had to make sure that their local citizens have the ability to continue to receive their services despite the political landscape. No country was more impacted…