A man wanted to enter an exclusive airport lounge but did not know the password that was required. He waited by the door and listened. A member knocked on the door and the doorman hostess said, "twelve." The member replied, "six" and was let in.
A second member came to the door and the doorman hostess said "six." The member replied, "three" and was let in. The man thought he had heard enough and walked up to the door. The doorman hostess said. "ten" and the man replied, "five." But he was not let in.
What should he have he said?
The answer will be published in the next edition of ON AIR!. Please send your solutions to [email protected]. All entries must be received by 12th October 2018. The first correct answer drawn at random after this date will win a pair of Helios noise-cancelling headphones. Good luck!
And the winner is…
The answer to the puzzle "Pilots in a pickle" is:
They use the dirt and bricks from the tunnel and stand them one on top of the other to climb out!
Congratulations to Bill Booth of Eurocontrol, who sent the correct answer and came first in the draw.