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British Airways, Business Class – Airbus A 320: London Heathrow to Basel

TRANSFER IN HEATHROW I just arrived in London from Madrid on a Boeing 777-200. By the time the bus ejects me on the ground floor of Terminal 5, I have one hour left to make my connection to Basel. So … Continue reading

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British Airways, Club Class – Boeing B 777-200: Madrid to London Heathrow

TRANSFER IN BARAJAS My flight from Jerez comes to a standstill on stand K103, which is the one but last stand on the north side of Madrid’s terminal 4. My onward connection will be departing from gate S35 in the … Continue reading

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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 – Airbus A 320: Rome to Heathrow

Date: 06. May 2017. Departure: 08:00. Arrival: 09:30 Flight time: 2 hours 30 minutes. Seat: 1F, window. INTRODUCTION My journey begins at 06h00 in the morning as I step outside the hotel to make my way to the airport for … Continue reading

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Etihad Airways, First Class – Airbus A 380: Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow

Date: 17. April 2017. Departure: 07:50. Arrival: 12:30. Flight time: 7 hours 20 minutes. Seat: 2H, aisle seat. INTRODUCTION It’s just gone five in the morning as I exit the Plaza Premium airport hotel in terminal 1 and make my … Continue reading

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British Airways, Economy Class – Airbus A 319: Basel to Heathrow

Date: 25 March 2017. Departure: 07:00. Arrival: 07:30. Flight time: 1 hour 30 minutes. Aircraft: Airbus A 319. Seat: 10A, window seat on the exit row. This is more of a commentary than a trip report. At the beginning of … Continue reading

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Aer Lingus, Economy Class – Airbus A 320: Shannon to London Heathrow

Date: 03 December 2016. Departure: 08h50. Arrival: 10h10. Flight time: 1 hour 20 minutes. Seat: 10F. INTRODUCTION I always enjoy the courses in Ireland very much. The people are all very welcoming and friendly and wherever you go, you can … Continue reading

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Brussels Airlines, Business Class – Airbus A 320: London Heathrow to Brussels

Date: 11. September 2016. Departure: 11:30. Arrival: 13:15. Flight time: 40 minutes. Seat: 2F, window on the starboard side. GETTING TO THE AIRPORT Transport: Heathrow Express. Journey time: 17 minutes. Departs from: London Paddington Station. Arrives: Heathrow Central. Cost: GBP22 … 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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British Airways, Club Class – A 320: Sofia to London Heathrow

INTRODUCTION I rather like Sofia. It’s a bit hard to explain. I like that fact that it’s much smaller than Bucharest, so the place feels a lot quieter and more relaxed. Moreover, there is a city centre which has a … Continue reading

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