United Airlines – Facts & Figures

United Airlines is one of the largest commercial airlines in the world and you can see their planes all around the world. You can see the advertisements for their flights, reward program and credit cards all over the place, yet you can also read about their struggles since their merger with Continental Airlines. With all of that, should you make them … Continue reading

United announces Premium Economy cabin – United Premium Plus

With more and more airlines introducing a true Premium Economy product on long haul flights, between ever tighter economy cabins and fully flat beds in Business Class, United Airlines announced their own offering, called United Premium Plus. Given their track record of rolling out new products (cough… Polaris), I wouldn’t hold my breath! … Continue reading

Snapshot TigerAir Taiwan – the only low-cost airline in Taiwan!

TigerAir Taiwan is the first and now only low-cost carrier based in Taiwan. TigerAir offers all jet service to China, Japan, South Korea and Thailand. I flew TigerAir on an international flight and wouldn’t hesitate to fly them again! Find out all about their fleet, destinations and service experience on the ground and onboard from my snapshot review! … Continue reading

World’s best economy class airline 2017: Thai Airways!

SkyTrax released their awards for the best Economy Class travel experience in 2017 and Thai Airways won the important award, followed by Qatar Airways, Asiana, Garurda and Singapore Airlines! Lufthansa was the top European airline at spot 10 and none of the US airlines made it even into the top 20! Thai Airways … Continue reading

The world’s top 20 safest airlines for 2018

AirlineRatings has been evaluating airline safety since 2013, providing an independent rating of commercial airlines around the world. The top 20 for safest airlines have just been released and include some of my favorites, like Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines and Qantas. Other premium airlines, like Cathay Pacific and Eithad are also on the list! … Continue reading

Singapore Airlines – Facts & Figures

Singapore Airlines is the flag carrier of Singapore and widely considered to be one of the best airlines in the world. They exclusively fly long-haul routes and offer some of the most desirable business and first class cabins in the industry. They were my “home” carrier while I lived in Singapore and one of my favorite airlines! … Continue reading

Scoot Airline Economy – A step-up from other Asian Low-Cost-Carriers!

Scoot Airlines is the budget subsidiary of Singapore Airlines, offers reliable service with better on-time performance than other low-cost carrier, and the option to upgrade your flight experience with lounge access or priority check-in and boarding. Despite their low-cost set-up they offer a solid experience and are a step-up from their regional competitors! … Continue reading

Eurowings budget airline launches new Business Class

Lufthansa‘s low-cost subsidiary Eurowings is launching a new Business Class offering in 2018 with fully flat seats! They are likely to operate Brussels Airline Airbus A340 with Brussels crews from Duesseldorf to US destinations. More details will be announced at the ITB Conference in March 2018! That’s exciting news, promising more low-cost options for lie-flat seats on long-haul flights!  … Continue reading