Category Archives: MD-11

KLM MD-11 – The curtain falls

INTRODUCTION I think I’m depressed. This is just so sad. Because I think this time, this really is it: my last trip on the beautiful MD-11 before she is decommissioned from passenger service with KLM at the end of the … Continue reading

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KLM, Business Class – Embraer-190 / MD-11: Basel via Amsterdam to Montreal

INTRODUCTION Hello, and welcome to my latest trip report. On Sunday, 2 December 2012 I returned home to Basel from a business trip to Bangkok on Cathay Pacific. Two days later, on Tuesday, 4 December 2012 and I’m off again. … Continue reading

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

Date: 19. July 2012 From: Montreal To: Amsterdam Airline: KLM Aircraft: MD-11 Cabin: Business Class Seat: 1A It’s 16h10. My speech before ICAO is over and I am sitting in a taxi on my way to the airport. The trip … 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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