Skytrax recently released its 2018 rankings for the world’s best economy-class airlines in the world. Once again, airlines from Asia dominate, taking nine of the top 10 spots. Thai Airways took the top spot as the best economy-class airline. For most of us, sitting in economy class is our usual […]
I ordered a “low calorie” meal on a recent transatlantic British Airways flight for free – and I’ll never eat the standard economy food again. There are a number of special meals you probably didn’t realise you could order. Ordering a special meal also means you get served first. Scroll […]
British Airways is celebrating its 100th birthday this year. The century-old airline’s forerunner, Air Transport and Travel Limited, commenced daily international flights in August 1919. Last year, I flew in British Airways’ “World Traveller” economy-class cabin from London to New York to see what the experience was like. With dozens […]
With dozens of flights a day operated by several major airlines, the New York-London route is a high-traffic, competitive route. American Airlines and British Airways, which operate a transatlantic joint venture, offer the most flights a day and are considered one of the most prolific operators of the route. I […]
Over the past few years, British Airways flyers have seen a number of service cuts, ranging from ultra-cramped cabins to fees for tea. In news sure to please passengers, the airline recently announced a revamp of its catering service in the economy cabin for long-haul flights. The new service began […]
Every year, Skytrax names the airlines with the best overall economy-class experience. Airlines from Asia dominate the list, taking 15 of the top 20 spots. Skytrax also named the airlines with the best food and seats in economy class. Business and first class may get the most attention, but economy […]
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Qantas recently added the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to its fleet. The plane features a new economy class seat with a foot net. The foot net is like having an ottoman where you can prop up feet on a long flight. As much as airlines want to wow us with their […]
Many travellers bought travel pillows for their flights, only to find that it is extremely frustrating to find a comfortable sleeping position with them. FaceCradle is a newly designed travel pillow from Hairy Turtle Pty that is aimed to fix the problem with traditional travel pillows.