Category Archives: Fokker F 70

KLM Cityhopper, Economy Class – Fokker 70: curtain call

INTRODUCTION This post is not so much about the flight experience – after all, KLM has received its fair share of coverage here over the years. No, today marks the end of revenue service for the Fokker 70 with KLM … Continue reading

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KLM Cityhopper, Economy Class – Fokker 70: Billund to Amsterdam

Date: 17. July 2016. Departure: 14:40. Arrival: 15:40. Flight time: 1 hour. Seat: 5F, window on the starboard side. INTRODUCTION The city of Billund is best known as the location of Legoland. Apart from that though, Billund is definitely one … Continue reading

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KLM, Economy Class – Boeing B 737-700 & Fokker F 70: Zürich to Luxembourg via Amsterdam

INTRODUCTION This way the world ends. Not with a bang but a whimper. – T. S. Eliot Don’t worry. I’m not feeling suicidal. It’s just that this shall be my last trip for this year and after that I will … Continue reading

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KLM Cityhopper, Business Class – Fokker F 70: Haugesund to Amsterdam

INTRODUCTION You may, perhaps, be wondering where on earth Haugesund is. It is a small town located more or less halfway between Stavanger and Bergen in Norway. I am in Haugesund with the tall and blond M. to visit a … Continue reading

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Austrian Airlines, Business Class – Fokker 70: Vienna to Basel

TRANSFER IN VIENNA I have one hour before my flight to Basel departs. Fortunately there are not that many people at the airport and so I manage to quickly clear immigration and security. Since my last visit to Vienna last … Continue reading

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KLM City Hopper, Economy Class – Fokker F 70: Basel to Amsterdam

INTRODUCTION Christmas is barely over. No more office parties, no more presents to pack and others unpack and the tree is already starting to look worse for wear. After spending the 24th and 25th in the company of dear family … Continue reading

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KLM, Business Class – MD-11: Basel to Montreal via Amsterdam

Preamble I’m heading for Montreal, Canada to present a paper at ICAO HQ. I like visiting ICAO. If you’re an aviation nerd like me, ICAO HQ is like some sacred place. It’s also a fascinating building to visit, quite like … Continue reading

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