LONDON (Reuters) – British Airways (BA) said it might take steps to ensure there was no repeat of a pc system failure that stranded seventy five,000 passengers over a holiday weekend and was a public relations catastrophe.
Before I made myself comfy, one of many cabin crew provided to hold my jacket. Once most passengers had been seated, welcome drinks (water, juices, champagne served instantly from the bottle!) and scorching scented towels have been offered around. Just earlier than the security bulletins, the dinner and breakfast menus were handed out as well as the wine and liquor record.
V Australia, backed by Richard Branson, is a latest entrant onto the profitable USA to Australia direct route flying Boeing 777’s in a 3 class configuration: Economy, premium Economy and Business Class. V Australia partners with numerous US airways for Domestic connections within the USA, including Alaska Airlines, Delta, Continental and US … Read more
CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) – Low-price, long-haul air travel has taken off across the Atlantic, shaking a club of main airways meeting in Mexico this week and forcing established flag carriers to arrange budget subsidiaries or lower fares.
This time, enterprise class passengers have been in a position to board by L1 door, meaning there was not the standard rush to get out of the way and it facilitated the method of putting your belongings away and getting comfy in a better manner. We had additionally gone from what was on the time, the fifth largest metropolis within the United States to an space during which the Tri-city space of Port Edwards, Nekoosa and Wisconsin Rapids consisted of approximately 30,000 people. Houston now ranks as the fourth largest city in the nation.
All passengers boarded by way of the L2 door, meaning that business class passengers turned left as soon as … Read more
WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – The United States and Britain on Tuesday imposed restrictions on carry-on digital devices on planes coming from certain airports in Muslim-majority international locations within the Middle East and North Africa in response to unspecified security threats.
Looking to bolster its aging lengthy-haul fleet of Boeing 767s, 747s and 777s, El Al is spending $1.25 billion on 15 new Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane, which is able to start to be delivered to the corporate later this yr. In 2014, the site of the crash was made a National Historic Landmark. It is the primary time a U.S. landmark has been designated for an occasion that occurred within the air.
Once seated and boarding completed, the two dedicated crew within the enterprise class cabin came around providing pre-take off drinks; water, juices or champagne. Australian east coast arrival cities for direct flights are, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. The list … Read more