Category Archives: Boeing B 777-300

Air France, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300: Paris to Beirut… or maybe not

GETTING TO THE AIRPORT The Sheraton at Roissy Terminal 2 is not a bad hotel. And without a doubt there’s hardly a hotel here with a better view of the apron and the runways beyond. The hotel’s main entrance is … Continue reading

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Air France, La Première – Boeing B 777-300ER: Dubai to Paris CDG

INTRODUCTION The course with Flydubai was really good fun. The course participants were eager and keen to learn, which always makes my job a lot easier. I’ll be back in Dubai for another course with Emirates in three weeks’ time. … Continue reading

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Air France, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300ER: Singapore to Paris CDG

INTRODUCTION In Singapore I’m staying at the Changi Crowne Plaza Hotel, which has direct access to Terminal 3. I spend a blissfully lazy Saturday by the pool. I mean, what else could you possibly ask for? I have a room … Continue reading

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Air France, La Première – Boeing B 777-300ER: Paris CDG to Singapore

Date: January 2019Origin: Paris Charles de Gaulle, Terminal 2EDestination: Singapore Changi, Terminal 1Seat: 1A – window on the port sideFlight time: 12 hours 10 minutes TRANSFER IN CDG 2 The driver takes me to Terminal 2E, which is where the … Continue reading

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Garuda Indonesia, First Class – Boeing B 777-300: Jakarta to London

INTRODUCTION Three days before my flight back to London, I receive an e-mail from the Garuda First Class concierge asking me a) what I had in mind for the complimentary pick-up, b) if I had any specific dietary requirements they … Continue reading

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Qatar Airways, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300: Melbourne to Doha

Date: 16. February 2017. Departure: 23:15. Arrival: 05:25 Flight time: 13 hours 55 minutes. Seat: 3B, aisle seat. INTRODUCTION Next Monday the new semester begins, which means it is high time for me to get a move on and head … Continue reading

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Cathay Pacific, First Class – Boeing 777-300: Frankfurt to Hong Kong

Date: 20 December 2016. Departure: 13:00. Arrival: 06:24. Flight time: 10 hours, 30 minutes. Seat: 1K, window on the starboard side. INTRODUCTION I awake just before seven in the morning. I open the curtains to take a look outside. It … Continue reading

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Air France, Business Class – Embraer 170 and Boeing B 777-200: Basel via Paris to Montreal

INTRODUCTION Fourteen hours after I arrive home from my trip to Sao Paolo in Brazil, I find myself on my way back to Basel airport for my last overseas trip this year. I am on my way to Montreal again … Continue reading

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Singapore Airlines, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300ER: Sao Paolo to Barcelona

GETTING TO THE AIRPORT Transport: Hotel limo. Journey time: Roughly one hour from the Morumbi area. In Sao Paolo I am staying at the Hilton Morumbi. I chose this hotel because it is conveniently located near the site of the … Continue reading

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Singapore Airlines, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300ER: Barcelona to Sao Paolo

INTRODUCTION I am on my way to Sao Paolo in Brazil to give a course. In fact, this will be the last training course for this year. Brazil is a country I have not visited before and quite frankly, what … Continue reading

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