Passenger – Never settle for a coupon

According to Juho Eloranta, airline passengers are eligible for at least €250 compensation if the flight is delayed by at least 3 hours. Has your flight ever been delayed, cancelled or overbooked? In these circumstances it’s the clients’ own responsibility to apply for compensation as the airline won’t grant it automatically. When a flight is […]

Alitalia’s bidders: Lufthansa, easyJet & Cerberus; workforce, restructuring, politics all critical

The commissioners of the Italian airline’s administration and the Italian government are considering three offers for Alitalia from Lufthansa, the US private equity firm Cerberus, and easyJet (Air France-KLM denied any involvement in the process, following reports that it had bid jointly with easyJet). The restructuring plan adopted by Alitalia in Mar-2017 included growth in […]

A Norwegian plane flew from New York to London in 5 hours 13 minutes — the fastest subsonic commercial transatlantic flight ever

Norwegian just broke a record for fastest subsonic commercial transatlantic flight. Its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner flew from New York JFK to London Gatwick in 5 hours 13 minutes. The record came one day after another pilot completed the same flight in 5 hours 20 minutes.     Norwegian — the low-cost airline that has made headlines for […]

10 world’s most luxurious first class airline experience

An air travel can be pure transport, or an experience of pure luxury. Check out the world’s best first class flights and dream away high above the clouds. Skyscanner lists the world’s 10 most luxurious airlines.     1. Etihad Airways 2. Emirates 3. Lufthansa 4. Air France 5. Singapore Airlines 6. ANA All Nippon […]

Airbnb could soon be launching an airline

Brian Chesk, co-founder of Airbnb, reveal the news that Airbnb is considering launching an airline. Airbnb has recently ventured into trip-planning and expanded far beyond “home sharing,” and are now considering entering a new business area. “We’ve seriously considered a lot of things around aviation and we’ve spent a lot of time exploring different concepts,” […]