Today’s news digest incorporates features on Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Norwegian, Etihad Airways, Japan Airlines, New Beijing Airport, Icelandair and PwC. Featured News By Experience The Skies Qatar Airways Debuts New Qsuite Business Class On June 24 – Qatar Airways debuts its new Qsuite business class product which will be the first in the […]
Experience The Skies is serious about food. We believe part of the overall passenger travel experience surrounds the culinary or lack thereof adventures they go through on the daily basis. As such, we created a new series called Foodies In The Skies to create a dialogue.
Back in 2014, Experience The Skies crowned (News – September 30, 2014) Qantas Airways (QF) with the title of the world’s longest flight for its Sydney Airport (SYD) to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) route. This will be eclipsed by Emirates on March 1, 2016. What are the world’s longest flights in 2016?
Experience The Skies reported back two months ago (News – August 18, 2015) that Singapore Airlines is looking to reclaim the title of the longest flight. However, it will need help from Airbus to make it a reality.
Boeing 777X Introduced back in September 2011, the Boeing 777X is designed to be a stretched version of the current 777-300ER variant with a lower gross weight for fuel economy and a higher capacity for better payloads.
Etihad Airways Etihad Airways introduces a new fare structure and associated benefits in an effort to improve passenger experience in purchasing tickets on board its flights starting September 14, 2015.
Branding Emirates signed Jennifer Aniston (best known for the tv sitcom Friends) to a branding contract valued at US$5 million. “We can confirm that we are working with Ms. Jennifer Aniston on a global digital and television campaign,” Boutros Boutros, Emirates’ divisional SVP for corporate communications, marketing and brand, says in a statement to The National of […]
Emirates (Entry originally posted on March 25, 2015 with additional information on the inaugural flight on July 5, 2015) Emirates announced that it will add daily flights to Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Florida, US starting September 1, 2015 and expand service to Seattle. This entry will discuss the new destination, the flight facts/paths for these […]
Singapore Airlines Singapore Airlines (SQ) introduces a Premium Economy product to the crowded marketplace. Bookable since February 2015, the Southeast Asia airline officially unveiled the seats to the media on May 21, 2015 (refer to this link for the press release).
Jet Airways Jet Airways (9W) currently operates 12 Airbus A330s and 10 Boeing 777s (refer to fleet information here) from its hubs at Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) and Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). It is looking to sell some of these planes to trim costs.