Category Archives: Boeing B 747-400

British Airways, Club Class – Boeing B 747-400: Mexico City to Heathrow

Date: 13. May 2017. Departure: 21:50. Arrival: 13:30. Flight time: 9 hours 50 minutes. Seat: 62K, window. INTRODUCTION This has been one of the most tiring trips I have made in a very long time, so I’m rather glad it’s … Continue reading

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British Airways, Club Class – Boeing B 747-400: Heathrow to Mexico

Date: 06. May 2017. Departure: 14:20. Arrival: 19:30.Flight time: 11 hours 10 minutes. Seat: 62J, aisle on the upper deck INTRODUCTION My flight from Rome touches down in Heathrow at around 09h40 local time, which means I have about four … Continue reading

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Wamos Air, Economy Class – Boeing B 747-400: Arrecife to Zürich

Date: 09. July 2016. Departure: Arrival: Flight time: Seat: Chronicle of chaos foretold… Over the last few weeks Vueling has received a lot of negative press about flight cancellations and severe delays in the run up to the busy summer … Continue reading

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British Airways, Club World – Boeing B 747-400: Kuwait to London and Amsterdam

INTRODUCTION The conference in Kuwait has gone well and our host, the Kuwaiti Directorate General of Civil Aviation has been very generous and hospitable. But now it is time for me to move on. I am not quite going home … Continue reading

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Korean Air, Business Class – Boeing B 747-400: Auckland to Seoul

INTRODUCTION In Auckland I attended the wedding of a very old friend of mine. Obviously the whole thing was very romantic and it certainly helped matters along that in the end both parties clearly enunciated an enthusiastic and excited ‘I … Continue reading

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KLM, Business Class – B 747-400: Hong Kong to Basel via Amsterdam

Part of your life, you give me a moment. Me sure in spite of the past, and in spite of the future. This tick of our lifetime is one moment you love me. – Jeremy Irons, Chinese Box (1997) INTRODUCTION … Continue reading

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Qantas, Business Class – B 747-400: Tokyo Narita to Sydney

Airlines: QANTAS Aircraft: Boeing B 747-400 Cabin: Business Class Seat: 11K From: Tokyo Narita To: Sydney Date: 14. August 2013 Departure: 20:30 Arrival: 07:05 (+1) GETTING TO THE AIRPORT Check-out for the day rooms at the Narita Hilton is at … Continue reading

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Asiana Airlines, First Class – Boeing B 747-400: Seoul to Frankfurt

Welcome! This is the last report in the series covering my trip to Okinawa early in the summer of 2012. I‘d completely forgotten to post this last part and figured I’d do so now for the sake of completion. Date: … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, First Class – Boeing B 747-400: Frankfurt > San Francisco

INTRODUCTION I arrived back home from a business trip to Montreal yesterday afternoon. I should have arrived in the morning but I was travelling via Heathrow and with the snow there and the fog in Zürich the flight was delayed … Continue reading

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British Airways, Business Class – B 747-400: New York JFK to London Heathrow

Date: 8. April 2012, Easter Sunday Airline: British Airways Aircraft: Boeing B 747-400 From: New York JFK To: London Heathrow Cabin: Business Class Seat: 63K, Upper deck It’s Easter Monday and the weather outside is simply stunning. So I decide … Continue reading

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