China Eastern Airlines Unveils New Cabin Products

China Eastern Airlines has unveiled its new First, Business and Economy Class cabin products, set to debut on its upcoming Boeing 777-300ER jets. The Shanghai-based carrier has ordered 20 of the popular aircraft, which will replace its aging Airbus A340-600 fleet and support long-haul expansion plans.   First Class The airline is raising the bar … Continue reading

Etihad Begins Los Angeles Flights

Etihad Airways has launched flight services between Abu Dhabi and Los Angeles. The UAE national airline’s inaugural flight to California took off this morning at 0915 hrs, becoming one of the longest commercial flights in the world.   Flight EY 171 will depart Abu Dhabi International Airport at 0850 hrs daily, arriving in Los Angeles … Continue reading

Cathay Pacific Announces Zurich Flights

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific has announced the launch of direct service to Zurich in 2015, confirming industry speculation it is to serve the Swiss city as part of an ongoing European expansion.   Scheduled to begin on 29 March 2015 subject to government approval, flight CX 383 will depart Hong Kong at 0015 hrs daily, … Continue reading

Window Or Aisle? Seat Selection Tips For A Comfortable Flight

You’ve booked your tickets and packed your bags, ready for your flight. All that remains now is getting onboard the plane and enduring the next couple of hours flying to your destination.   Most people do not give much thought to planning and selecting their seat for a flight, but turns out it actually pays … Continue reading

Lufthansa Presents Premium Economy Product

Lufthansa has unveiled its new long-haul premium economy seat at the ITB Berlin trade fair, with the product entering service in November 2014 on the Boeing 747-8I. The German carrier joins a growing number of airlines introducing premium economy products to battle slowing demand for business class travel. Manufactured by ZIM Flugsitz GmbH, the new … Continue reading