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British Airways Club World Suite, New-York JFK – London Heathrow, Boeing 777-300ER: Solid with good service

After waiting a good two hours in the Chelsea lounge, it was time to board our flight to London Heathrow. https://flic.kr/p/2p5LdmW https://flic.kr/p/2p5Si9k Boarding Boarding was originally scheduled 40 minutes before the departure time, began ten minutes late and in great confusion. https://flic.kr/p/2p5Si9F https://flic.kr/p/2p5Si7w A brief announcement...

Tokyo-Sydney business class on ANA: excellent service, catering a little disappointing

Another excellent experience on ANA with this flight from Tokyo Haneda to Sydney in business class, even if the discovery of the in-flight Japanese menu left me a little disappointed. After a short detour via Sweden and a...

Munich-Tokyo Haneda on ANA in business class: a really good experience

On this business class flight between Munich and Tokyo, Haneda ANA shows that it deserves to be consistently ranked in the top 3 of the world's best airlines, with a performance that is virtually irreproachable in every respect. When...

SAS Business, Copenhagen Kastrup – Boston Logan, Airbus A321LR : Excellent hard product and catering

It's time for the last flight of this itinerary, back to Boston. And it's once again in a narrow-body, a newcomer to the SAS fleet, that I chose to cross the Atlantic. As a reminder, the route followed: Boarding I left the...

SAS Scandinavian Airlines Business, Washington Dulles – Copenhagen Kastrup, Airbus A350-900: Excellent seat, perfect service

After a quick connection at Washington Dulles, no lounge for me on that day and I was off to the boarding gate. As a reminder, here is the itinerary followed: Boarding Arrived at gate B40, from which the flight to Copenhagen departed,...

British Airways Club World, London Heathrow – Boston Logan, Airbus A380: Acceptable service but dated cabin

We left the British Airways Concorde Room about 45 minutes before our flight to Boston was due to depart. As a reminder, here is the itinerary followed: Boarding Our flight departed from gate C55. To get to this gate, we took the...

Saigon-Istanbul in business class on Turkish Airlines: a solid experience

As always, Turkish Airlines provided a smooth, high-quality service in business class on this flight from Saigon to Istanbul. Well, it's (almost) the home stretch for me with this flight to Istanbul, from where I'll be heading back to Oslo,...

British Airways Club World, Boston Logan – London Heathrow, Boeing 777-200: Old-fashioned seating, minimal service

After a long hour in the lounge, boarding was announced for group 1 directly in the lounge. As a reminder, here is the planned itinerary: Boarding We left the lounge and directed to the boarding lounge. Gate E10 is directly below the...

Istanbul-Saigon in business class on Turkish Airlines: good but marred by a long delay

A good flight on Turkish Airlines between Istanbul and Saigon, even if it's not the best I've had with them. On the other hand, the long delay at departure worsened the overall experience. This flight was originally scheduled for 2.50am,...