A supplied image of a Jetstar Airbus A320 featuring a new Scrabble decal. (Jetstar)
Jetstar’s A320 that includes the new Scrabble decal. (Jetstar)

Jetstar has unveiled a particular decal on one of its Airbus A320s, VH-VQH, to advertise the initial place-distinct edition of the evergreen board recreation Scrabble.

What helps make Aussie Scrabble dinky di? Very well, Mattel has integrated a checklist of nearby slang terms in its formal glossary that can be employed when enjoying the recreation.

More, gamers acquire reward factors when applying one of the slang terms from a checklist – including “brekkie”, “cozzie”, “dipstick”, “footy”, “shonky” and “sickie” – drawn from some 20,000 submissions from the public through the Jetstar Fb webpage.

Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQH featuring the new Scrabble decal at Melbourne Airport. (Victor Pody)
Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQH that includes the new Scrabble decal at Melbourne Airport. (Victor Pody)

Jetstar group chief advertising and marketing officer Phil Wade stated the Aussie Scrabble A320 would be employed on both domestic and intercontinental routes. The plane also characteristics Scrabble branding inside the cabin.

The livery was anticipated to keep on VH-VQH “well into 2018”, Jetstar stated on Thursday.

Jetstar published a time-lapse video of the decal set up on its YouTube channel.

In line with the observe of low-expense carriers all close to the environment, Jetstar plane have been involved in a quantity of campaigns above the several years, these types of as the 2015 promotion of the Peanuts movie:

Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQG featuring Snoopy, Charlie Brown and friends. (Brian Wilkes)
Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQG that includes Snoopy, Charlie Brown and buddies. (Brian Wilkes)

As nicely as the opening of rapidly trend retailer Uniqlo’s Gold Coastline retail outlet:

Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VFU featuring a Uniqlo promotion. (Andrew Belczacki)
When Uniqlo opened a retail outlet at Pacific Truthful on the Gold Coastline, it enlisted Jetstar to get the term out. (Andrew Belczacki)

There have also been advertisements for providers these types of as the Sunglass Hut:

Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VFV with special livery at Melbourne Airport. (Victor Pody)
Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VFV tells passengers to “Elevate Your Summer”. (Victor Pody)

And a classic “Is it a vehicle, is it a plane?” Budget/Avis rental vehicle livery from 2007, for the duration of the airline’s Boeing 717 days, taken by the late Paul Daw.

A 2007 image Jetstar Boeing 717 VH-YQJ featuring an ad for Budget. (Paul Daw)
A 2007 graphic Jetstar Boeing 717 VH-YQJ that includes an advertisement for Budget. (Paul Daw)

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