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Flight Report: Bangkok to Chengdu with Sichuan Airlines

April 17, 2016

Sichuan Airlines A321 flight from Bangkok to Chengdu Background Sichuan Airlines operates from its home hub airport of Chengdu, as well as Chongqing. It is primarily a domestic Chinese airline operating over 100 Airbus aircraft. It is 40 per cent owned by the regional government, with the other major shareholder being China Southern Airlines, and… Read more ›

Aeroflot Russian Airlines is awarded 4-Star Airline Rating

April 15, 2016

London, UK : Aeroflot Russian Airlines has been awarded the coveted 4-Star Airline Certification by SKYTRAX, the world’s leading airline and airport rating agency. In an Award ceremony held at The Savoy Hotel London, Edward Plaisted, CEO of Skytrax presented the 4-star Airline certification to Mr Vitaly Saveliev, the Chairman and CEO of Aeroflot Russian… Read more ›

Flight Report: London to Houston with United Airlines

April 14, 2016

United Airlines Boeing 787 for flight to Houston Departure Airport Check-in for United is located in Zone D of Terminal 2 at Heathrow and this is easily found with the airport way-finding. All Economy Class customers are initially processed using self-service machines where one can select seats, complete US ESTA information and print baggage labels…. Read more ›

Singapore Changi Airport named as the World’s Best Airport

March 16, 2016

16th March 2016 – Cologne, Germany Singapore Changi Airport has been voted by customers as the World’s Best Airport by air travellers for the fourth consecutive year at the Skytrax 2016 World Airport Awards, held at Passenger Terminal EXPO in Cologne, Germany. 1    Singapore Changi Airport 2    Incheon International Airport 3    Munich Airport 4    Tokyo International Airport (Haneda) 5    Hong Kong… Read more ›

Flight Report: London to Vienna with British Airways

March 4, 2016

London Heathrow to Vienna Airport on British Airways A320 Departure Airport With online check-in completed the day before, the bag drop at Heathrow Terminal 3 was quick and easy. Since many airlines moved from T3 to Terminal 2 in 2014, this older Heathrow Terminal 3 has become a pleasure to use.It is quieter, few queues… Read more ›

Flight Report: Bangkok to Hong Kong with Cathay Pacific

March 1, 2016

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Hong Kong on a Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300 DEPARTURE AIRPORT Cathay Pacific Check in at Bangkok was only visible in the immediate vicinity due to obstruction by a neighboring airline. However, plenty of desks were open and the queue time was under 10-minutes. Online check-in was easy but I needed to check-in… Read more ›

Fly to Gotham City with Turkish Airlines!

February 8, 2016

Anyone that tuned into the CBS Super Bowl pre-match TV coverage will have seen an interesting new destination being advertised by Turkish Airlines. As a sponsor in the pre-match show, Turkish Airlines airline featured it’s latest role as “official airline partner” to the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie. See the TV spot… Read more ›

China’s top airlines will ban unruly passengers

February 2, 2016

China’s top 5 airlines are to blacklist unruly passengers amid increasing rowdy behaviour. Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, Hainan Airlines and Spring Air said they would share details of unruly passengers and ban them. Chinese passengers have faced long delays as the air travel market expands, with China is forecast to become the world’s… Read more ›

Airlines are talking to customers with SKYreply

January 19, 2016

As the world’s leading airline review portal Skytrax have announced the launch of SKYreply, a service which provides airlines the chance to reply and comment on customer reviews. About SKYreply Commenting on the introduction of the new service, Edward Plaisted said: “For many years, air travellers have been posting their trip experiences (be they good,… Read more ›

Japanese airline ANA ordering the A380

January 1, 2016

The 5-Star Japanese airline, ANA All Nippon Airways, is reportedly ordering three Airbus A380’s as part of it’s international expansion plans. It is believed the aircraft would be delivered from 2018, and might be deployed on routes from Japan to Hawaii. Around 1.5 million travellers fly from Japan to Hawaii each year, with ANA currently… Read more ›