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Kenya Airways (peach)

An "airsicknessbag" (in small type at the bottom). Looks like Kenya Airways' typography department ran out of spaces. There's a star logo (the bag maker's?) at the bottom left: the same logo appears in the side fold of the Eurowings bag. (1997)

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Kenya Airways (red)

"For a clean feeling" proclaims this bag in 36-point type. Fantastic! Let's all fly to Nairobi for a bath in a bag!

Thanks to Hans Timmer. (2001) 

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Kenya Airways (white)

Kenya Airways have gone from flat-bottomed to pointy-bottomed, and now make liberal use of spaces between the words, too: it's now "Air Sickness Bag". Could someone on the KQ design staff have seen my  comments about the bag above? 

This bag probably came from the ill-fated plane that crashed at Abidjan in early 2000. I took the same flight from Nairobi to Abidjan three days before the crash... (2000)

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Kenya Airways (white, bold)

Proof that it's worth sifting through your extra bags every now and then (something I do whenever I have a spare moment). You might just notice a gem among the rejects. I was riffling through my swap box when I noticed this bag: a subtle variation on the one above. Same words, same design, but a bolder typeface. (2001)

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Kenya Airways (vertical crimping)

No thumbhole, same design... but the crimping at the base is vertical rather than horizontal.

Picky, picky...

Thanks to Evelyn Mathias. (2002)

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Kenya Airways (thumbhole)

Like the bag above, but with a thumbhole for easy opening in an emergency.

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Kenya Airways (flat base)

Now they've gone back to block-bottom bags again. Confusing for passengers, but a delight for bagophiles.

Thanks to Ilse Köhler-Rollefson. (2003)

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Kenya Airways (KQ)

Everyone (in Kenya, at least) calls Kenya Airways after its callsign, KQ. Its designer has given in to popular pressure and has given the logo a makeover to reflect this.

Stole this one myself. (2005)

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