Category Archives: AIRLINES L – N

Luxair, Economy Class – Boeing B 737-700: Luxembourg to Lisbon

INTRODUCTION I’m on my way to Lisbon for a meeting in the afternoon. Fortunately, the fairly large expat community of Portuguese in Luxembourg means that there are numerous flights between Luxembourg’s Findel airport and beautiful Lisbon. GETTING TO THE AIRPORT … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Business Class – Airbus A 321: Frankfurt to Malta

INTRODUCTION I’m on my way to Malta for this year’s edition of the Malta Marathon. I shall be running the half-marathon with a distance of 21.1 kilometres, which is in fact longer than the width of the island! I confess … Continue reading

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Reaction from Lufthansa to my flight experience Ancona – Munich

Following my rather alarming experience with Lufthansa on the flight from Ancona to Munich, during which the cabin was not properly checked and secured before take-off and landing – which resulted in one particular piece of hand luggage not being … Continue reading

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Luxair, Economy Class – Dash 8-400: Luxembourg to Paris

INTRODUCTION For my return trip back to Basel I normally take the KLM flight at 18h20, which gets me into Basel at 21h45. But today I’ve decided to travel via Paris, mainly due to the fact that my meeting already … Continue reading

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Shame on you Lufthansa!

I’m on my way back from Ancona to Munich on LH1959. I am seated by the window on 6A. Across the aisle on 5F a gentleman is sitting on his own. The aisle seat next to him on 5D is … Continue reading

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Air Dolomiti, Economy Class – Basel to Munich

INTRODUCTION I’m on may way to Recanati on Italy’s Adriatic cost to attend a meeting on language training for the military. The best option for me to get to Recanati is to fly with Lufthansa via Munich to Ancona. In … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Business Class – Airbus A 320: Munich to Malta

Date: 04 March 2017. Departure: 09h35. Arrival: 11:40. From: München. To: Malta. Flight time: 2 hours 5 minutes. Seat: 2F, window. INTRODUCTION A while back I figured it might be a fun idea to participate in the Malta half marathon … Continue reading

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Lufthansa, Economy Class – Airbus A 320: Zürich to Frankfurt

Date: 08. February 2017. Departure: 18:45. Arrival: 19:25. Aircraft: Airbus A 320. Flight time: 40 minutes. Seat: 20 E on the starboard INTRODUCTION After the snow the rain came. And then after the rain the cold returned. Only the grey … Continue reading

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Logan Air, Economy Class – Saab 2000: Manchester to Inverness

Date: 01 October 2016. Departure: 09h18, scheduled 08h45. Arrival: 10h20, scheduled 10h15. Flight time: 1 hour 5 minutes. Seat: 11A, single seat on the port side. INTRODUCTION I spend four days at the University of Lancaster attending the first module … Continue reading

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MINT by Jetblue, First Class – Airbus A 321: San Francisco to Boston

Date: 18. August 2016. Departure: 12:55. Arrival: 21:30. Flight time: 5 hours and 10 minutes. Seat: 3C, aisle on the port side. INTRODUCTION I first visited San Francisco in 2008. I was on a round the world trip and arrived … Continue reading

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