Airline Reviews

Review: Etihad A340 First Class Suite: Sydney to Abu Dhabi

What's the difference between flying first class and business class, when both have fully flat beds with direct aisle access, o...

John Walton |

Review: Etihad A340 Business Class, Abu Dhabi to Sydney

With an increasing focus on connecting through the Middle East, I had my eyes peeled and camera at the ready to bring AusBT's r...

John Walton |

Review: Virgin America 'Main Cabin Select'

With Virgin Australia now running codeshare flights with Virgin America to eight US cities, we thought it would be a good ...

Chris Neugebauer |

Review: Pac Blue & Virgin Australia: WLG-MEL via BNE

When flying from Wellington to Melbourne on the Air New Zealand-Virgin Australia trans-Tasman alliance, you have two options: a...

John Walton |

Review: Virgin Australia Capital Connect

Recently visiting Canberra for a conference proved an excellent opportunity to try out Virgin Australia's new Capital Connect s...

Chris Neugebauer |

Review: Lufthansa A380 business class FRA-SIN

Lufthansa's A380 is the airline's flagship, and Australian Business Traveller was invited aboard its inaugural LH778 flight to ...

John Walton |

Review: Garuda Indonesia A330 Business Class review

Travelling from Sydney to Jakarta, you have two choices: Qantas or Garuda Indonesia. Qantas offers a three-times weekly servic...

John Walton |

Review: BA Premium Economy: "economy plus" not "business minus"

World Traveller Plus is British Airways' premium economy cabin, positioned between economy (World Traveller) and business (Club...

John Walton |

Review: BA Economy: Lyon to Heathrow

With several options to get from Lyon (France's second city and an economic powerhouse) to London, I picked the direct British ...

John Walton |

Review: easyJet flight review: Glasgow to London

Domestic flying within the UK is a pretty basic affair. There's no domestic business class -- even on "full service" airlines l...

John Walton |

Review: BA's Club World (Business): Sydney to Singapore

British Airways has two daily flights from Sydney to London: BA16 via Singapore and BA10 via Bangkok. As a oneworld partner, BA...

John Walton |

Review: Auckland-Sydney: Business Class, Emirates A380

There's more business class competition across the Tasman than ever before, with Emirates, LAN, Aerolineas Argentinas, Qantas a...

John Walton |

Review: Perth to Sydney in Business on Virgin Australia

After spending a fair part of the inaugural Virgin Australia A330 flight to Perth talking to passengers and staff about the new...

John Walton |

Review: Review: United Airlines business class to SFO

Now that Qantas has abandoned its direct service between Sydney and San Francisco – the last flight was on May 10th,...

David Flynn |

Review: Pac Blue/Virgin Australia: Sydney to Wellington

With the relaunch of Virgin Australia last week, we were keen to see how the experience of flying on a Pacific Blue flight to N...

chrisjrn |

Review: Sydney to New York in Qantas Premium Economy

Qantas flies daily to New York, via Los Angeles. Until recently, this was on the same 747 all the way to JFK - but Qantas downs...

keithmason |

Review: Sydney to Auckland business class on LAN Airlines LA800

LAN flies once daily from Santiago to Auckland then on to Sydney and returns.  The departure is at 5:50am from AKL, which ...

newformula |

Review: AirNZ's morning business express: Wellington-Auckland

Business travellers who need to get from New Zealand's capital to the country's economic hub have two options between Wellingto...

David Flynn |