First Class

Emirates faces two-year wait for Boeing 777X

The Gulf carrier's "next-generation" portfolio for premium travellers will now take flight in 2022.

Singapore Airlines delays new first, business class

With the Boeing 777-9 now running two years late, there's a knock-on effect for Singapore Airline...

What will chef Neil Perry's retirement mean for Qantas?

Is the famous 'pav in a glass' about to become just a memory of the Qantas first class dining exp...

Emirates reinstates chauffeur drive service

Emirates has done a 180 on the decision to suspend its popular business class and first class cha...

How the Airbus A350 can embrace first class

If the future of flying belongs to aircraft like the Airbus A350, what does that mean for the fut...

Coronavirus impact: Emirates cuts first class service

Covid-19 takes a little lustre off flying in Emirates' first class and business class.

Singapore Airlines' new Changi lounges slowly take shape

Singapore Airlines says that despite COVID-19, the renovation of its flagship SilverKris lounges ...

Qantas axes free Chauffeur Drive service

When Qantas flights to London return, there won't be a chauffeur to whisk you to or from the airp...

Qantas closes all international first, business lounges

When Qantas suspends all international flights next week, its international lounges will also pul...

Oneworld Los Angeles business class lounge to close

The Oneworld LAX Business Lounge has become collateral damage of the coronavirus, as Qantas axes ...

Qantas to close Singapore First lounge from April 20

Qantas' swish Singapore lounge is the latest casualty of the coronavirus.

Beyond the bar: airlines resurrect the inflight lounge

Airlines and their designers are swapping stand-up bars for more relaxed social spaces.

Qantas pauses A380 Melbourne-Singapore flights

Qantas is pulling its superjumbos – and first class – from the normally-popular Melbourne-Singapo...

Emirates Airbus A380 first class

Emirates' superjumbo first class lets you work, dine, relax, and even shower on your schedule, wh...

ANA's new business class, first class sake menu

If you're flying with a Japanese airline you really should sample the sake, and ANA's latest coll...

What to expect from new US carrier Breeze Airways

The founder of US challenger JetBlue wants lightning to strike twice with new airline Breeze and ...

Qantas Airbus A380 first class

Qantas' updated first class is sleek, comfortable and still gets the job done in style, but dinin...

Singapore Airlines' new Boeing 777X first, business class

The debut of Singapore Airlines' Boeing 777-9 will be accompanied by all-new first class suites a...