• I just stick t o champers for the whole meal and flight -on a recent LH First flight FRA-JFK we had a yummy Laurent Perrier Alexandra Rose 2004 champagne with a backup of Laurent Perrier Grand Siecle NV Sorbet time between entree and main was a grand siecle sorbet washed down with Alexandr...

  • Well in US in Septemeber testing on ground on the 777X had exploding cargo doors simulating cruising altitude conditions . Not so widely publicized was it? Immediately pulished in the UK there would be massive delayes as US air authorities could not allow an in-air test We have all heard if i...

  • Forgot to addd- on an LAX-EWR flight on 787-10 upgrade to Polaris didnt clear so Premium Plus aka UA Permium Economy is free for UA 1Ks to book - did aisle seat in 2-3-2 config in a 2 seat Not bad!

  • This looks good -the best feature seems the new luggage area for business/first class - these CRJs have tiny overhead lockers and Y pax often put their luggage in C overheads so nowhere to put anything if you bourd C later

  • About time!!!! Love Polaris 777300ER I did Polaris 787-10 twice this september transcon US and its good but on the 787-10 seats are much narrower than 777300ER and getting into/outof the seats into the aisle is a very tight squeeze- hence the grab handle in front of you -these grabhandl...

  • I use an Aussie passport into/outoff AUS and into/outoff US However as soon as I get to Europe/Switzerland/Israel its my Greek passport and you can use the E passport feature at TLV/ZRH/MUC As for the UK I wouldn't know because its not EU Israel, Swizertland and most EU countires don't have a...

  • Just depends! On airport day - in other words they meannothing! Unless you are flying LH F and land at JFK with your First assisitant (or not if your aircraft gets downgraded to a 747-4 from an A380 without F and you have to schlepp in appauling LH Business Class!!!) Recently one bag tagged F...

  • Priority Pass 'crackdown' at SYD

    Sep 29, 2017, 02:17 PM

    so what? they should be checking you have a boarding pass!!!! Its in terms and conditions!! Anyway haven't used this yet at SYD SYD is a rathole of an airport and just cant compete with MEL which may be old but which functions beautifully! Prefer to use AMEX lounges and airline lounges

  • Velocity Account suspended

    Sep 15, 2017, 04:22 PM

    Mine was suspended too on Sept 12 was OS   Called today   no info available on how long process/audit takes

  • Try Swiss Their global fares in P Z C D (Zand P extremely well priced!!!) allow travel with many caries into/outof australia via USA.South Africa/Asia/South America whic ever way you'd like to travel Try LX/LH direct through their Aussie call centres as fares tend to be a lot lower than online si...