Virgin Atlantic - The sexist airline

A very polished ad celebrating Virgin Atlantic's anniversary, Creative Review wrote a great article that looks beyond the polish as asks if the message is right.. Twenty-five years ago, Virgin shook up the staid world of air travel with a service and brand that was refreshing and modern. It was a ‘challenger’ in the true sense of the word, fearlessly taking on big, bad old BA. So why has it chosen to celebrate that fact with such an old-fashioned ad, in every sense? Y & R in London is behind this new ad for Virgin Atlantic, which celebrates the airline’s 25th anniversary. Its retro styling has already had many critics raving but the message behind the ad seems even more outdated than its look. Read more on CR