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  • Flight on 26/01/2017

    Oman Air Business

    London to Muscat
    on: A330-300

    8.3

    First flight with Oman Air, and from their website, it looked very luxurious on board. Found a 20% reduction for a Business return in a January sale, which amounted to £1,290 return. I would earn miles for my Etihad FFP, the only Airline they partner with. They have two flights a day, split ...

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  • Flight on 08/10/2015

    Etihad Airways Business

    Abu Dhabi to Singapore
    on: B787-9 Dreamliner

    7.8

    Etihad's new 789 Dreamliner, has the same seats as installed as on the A380, no longer referred to as "Pearl" Business, but Business Studios. They run two 789's to Singapore each day, this being the 22hrs departure from AUH, arriving into SIN at 10am the following day. Information on ...

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  • Flight on 22/10/2014

    Etihad Airways Business

    Paris to Abu Dhabi
    on: A340-600

    9.3

    Etihad have two flights a day from CDG, at 11am, and 22hrs using A 346 Aircraft. Compared to LHR, they have some superb Premium fares, which are between 10-50% cheaper at various sale times, quite some saving. Etihad offer Chauffeur cars each side of your trip, and two free night stopovers in ...

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  • Flight on 28/02/2014

    Etihad Airways First

    on: B777-300ER Config.2

    9.8

    This Etihad flight leaves @21.50hrs daily, to make the 15 hrs flight overnight to Sydney, arriving the next eve at 19hrs. We bought Business class tickets from London through AUH to SYD, but a week before we flew, were invited by email to bid for an upgrade into First class. We made a modest ...

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  • Flight on 28/11/2013

    KLM Premium economy

    on: B737-700

    6.0

    This KLM 14.50 flight runs daily, a 737-700 LHR-AMS. It is the first flight after a few hours gap ex LHR with KLM, the previous being 11.45am. Starting in January, there will be a 13.00 hr flight. The 737-700's are KLM's newest aircraft for Europe, (apart from Embraer 190's) with their whole ...

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  • Flight on 23/09/2013

    KLM Business

    on: B777-300ER

    8.6

    Amsterdam - Bangkok with KLM on this daily service, leaving 17.50hrs, arriving 9.30am (+1). varied each day between a newer 777-300ER and 772 Aircraft.Bangkok, always the cheapest gateway into Asia. Two Z Class Business fares cost £1,756 each return (about £150 more ex UK) Often, KLM have some ...

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  • Flight on 23/09/2013

    Bangkok Airways Economy (short haul)

    on: A319 (two class)

    3.1

    "Asia's Boutique Airline" Bangkok Airways, has fallen into rather a jaded state from what it used to be. Too many flights have 4 minute turnarounds, with unclean aircraft inside, very poor state of repair with broken, dusty worn out seats, and they seem to run new aircraft into the ground very ...

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  • Flight on 29/07/2013

    CityJet Economy (short haul)

    on: Avro RJ85

    3.0

    These airplanes are getting old, and are not being cleaned properly. I fly weekly with them, and the inside windows you could scrape with your finger nail and so much grime, stuck on for months. Floors often not clean and even the seats have food jammed in them, with magazine rack even worse. This ...

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  • Flight on 24/05/2013

    KLM Business

    on: B777-300ER

    9.3

    KLM alternate a 772/3-ER every other day (roughly) on this AMS-BKK route. The 777-300ER's are all less than 2 years old, and 777-200ER's around 6 years old +. Check in for Business Class and Elite Plus members, offers fast track at Schiphol via immigration, and security at the gate, as well as ...

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  • Flight on 24/05/2013

    Thai Smile Economy (short haul)

    on: A320

    2.1

    BKK - Krabi south west Province of Thailand, has 4 Thai Airways flights a day. Warning: Some of these are listed as "Thai Smile". They maybe 25% cheaper, but you are going low cost, though it is owned and run by Thai. Check in and boarding at BKK done by Thai Airways, and they will charge extra ...

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  • Flight on 27/12/2012

    Virgin Australia Economy (short haul)

    on: Embraer 190

    4.4

    Virgin Australia run this flight once daily from Sydney to Ayers Rock, along with Qantas both within a few minutes of each other. It takes 3 hrs. Virgin Australia leaves at 09.50hrs, using the Embraer 190, where all seats are the same 2-2. It is mostly used by tourists and local resident sin the ...

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  • Flight on 27/12/2012

    Qantas Economy (short haul)

    on: B737-800

    6.1

    This flight from Alice Springs NT, makes a daily return from Sydney this being the return leg. It leaves Alice at 11.50am, using a B737-800. Seating 3-3 all the way down. It takes 2 hrs 40 mins. Being a remote location there is no lounge, and everything is quick and easy. Few other Airlines serve ...

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  • Flight on 22/12/2012

    Air Asia X Business (short haul)

    on: A330

    6.6

    This flight on an A333, runs from Melbourne up to KUL each day, with some added extra flights through the week. We flew on the overnight flight leaving tues at 01.30hrs, with others being morning flights, some operate same day offering a two daily service. I Booked these premium seats from ...

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  • Flight on 22/12/2012

    Scoot Business

    on: B777-200ER

    3.0

    Trying Scoot for the first time on this 02.10hrs flight from Singapore to Sydney, arriving 12.30pm. No priority baggage exists here for scootbiz customers, which would not have taken much to provide. With good expectations being a baby of Singapore Airlines, we were considerably shocked (!!!) at ...

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  • Flight on 09/10/2012

    Malaysia Airlines Economy

    on: B737-800

    7.8

    KUL-BKK Economy Malaysian have the new Boeing 737 -800 interiors in their cabins, with restful LED lights, leather seats, seat back tv's with entertainment systems, space saving overhead compartments etc. Very comfortable and luxurious plane. This is quite a perk for short haul flights, and they ...

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  • Flight on 09/10/2012

    Lufthansa Business

    on: B747-400 (344 seats, new first)

    8.4

    Lufthansa 747 Business Class Bangkok - Kuala Lumpur September 2012 Searching for fares within Asia, between the major gateways of HKG, BKK, KUL, and SIN, you can find many Airlines who take in 2 cities, flying in from different continents. This Lufthansa flight lands in from Frankfurt at Bangkok, ...

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  • Flight on 14/07/2012

    KLM

    4.6

    Embraer 190 AMS -LHR - Economy The 19.05hrs daily flight appears to switch between various aircraft, Fokker 100, 737 -800, or the new Embraer. Perhaps it changes for capacity but this flight was full. These are run by KLM City Hopper services, so you need to take the bus from D 1-6 gates, so allow ...

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  • Flight on 27/06/2012

    British Airways Economy (short haul)

    on: Embraer 190

    3.5

    AMS-LCY This BA flight from leaves weekdays at 11.30am. Mid daytime flights are not abundant from AMS as Airlines tend to run them mornings and evenings more, with Cityjet on the same route. I bought a one way a couple of weeks ahead at Euros 80 incl. a good price. Schiphol Check in is in ...

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  • Flight on 21/06/2012

    CityJet Economy (short haul)

    on: Avro RJ85

    2.9

    Regular flights LCY - AMS on Cityjet by Air France. City Airport very busy for this 9.25am daily flight. Check in desks for business and Frequent flyers was not manned.. They had no priority luggage labels "They haven't sent them for a month"...have heard this regularly...so i produced one from a ...

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  • Flight on 21/06/2012

    Easyjet Economy (short haul)

    on: A320

    6.0

    Amsterdam - London Southend Airport. 20/6/12 2 daily flights leaving Amsterdam at 9.55am, and 18.40am. This morning flight, T3 check in for Easyjet at Schiphol, and a usual long walk to H gates (15 mins). I had no hold bags, so self printed boarding pass on line. I paid Euros 17.99 booked 4 days ...

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  • Flight on 21/06/2012

    Air France Business

    on: B777-300ER (Config. 2)

    2.9

    Air France 773 CDG - SIN Business Class Jan 2012 Connecting from an AMS flight, lounge was overcrowded and in quite a dirty state. Little decent food there, mostly pre-packed snacks, and everyone seemed to "pounce" when a few sandwiches brought out. Food on the floor all over, dirty tables. The ...

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  • Flight on 11/06/2012

    KLM Business (short haul)

    on: B737-900

    6.6

    A late afternoon KLM 737-700 AMS - LHR service, only a year old. Opted to Upgraded to Business Class for E 50, offered when i check in on line, as a Gold member. KLM do this often now on all flights. (Means i get 10 times the miles to a low economy fare!) LHR services are normally 2 hours + on ...

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  • Flight on 11/06/2012

    British Airways Economy (short haul)

    on: Embraer 170

    3.0

    Embraer 170 LCY - AMS at 17.05 on a busy weekday. No queues at BA check in. LCY good as always in brisk security, checking in 40 mins before the flight. Flight boarded on time, halps at LCY for boarding both front and back stairs, but left 15 minutes late with no explanation from the Captain. The ...

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  • Flight on 25/02/2010

    Singapore Airlines Business

    on: B777-300 (Config.1)

    5.8

    A specifically refurbished aircraft used daily from SIN-Sydney. Noisy engines to this aircraft, noisy cabin, seats too low set down, head comes above back rest when sitting! Angle lie flat leather seats, you slip down unlike fabric seats. No privacy between sets, so when reclined, if you turn you ...

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