The Airbus A321neo is the latest addition to Air New Zealand's short-haul fleet. Featuring 214 Economy class seats, these aircraft are used on trans-Tasman and Pacific Island flights. In this review, we test Air New Zealand's trans-Tasman Economy product from Melbourne to Auckland. Flight Details Flight number NZ726 Route Melbourne (MEL) to Auckland … [Read more...]
Economy Class is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer as this is by far the most common class of travel. Airline standards do vary, but most full service airlines offer a comfortable product.
Cheap international flights are available in Economy Class on Qantas and other airlines.
Last week, we reviewed United's Boeing 767 Business Class. In this United Economy class review, we compare it to the other end of the plane on a United trans-Atlantic flight from Washington to Amsterdam. Flight Details Flight number UA946 Route Washington D.C. (IAD) to Amsterdam (AMS) Aircraft type Boeing 767-300 Class of travel Economy Seat … [Read more...]
EasyJet is one of the largest low-cost carriers in Europe. The airline sells flights for less than the cost of a taxi to the airport, and unlike Ryanair, it's not terrible. This EasyJet review covers the Airbus A320 Economy class experience from Amsterdam to Geneva. Flight Details Flight number U2 1354 Route Amsterdam (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) Aircraft … [Read more...]
Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) flies daily from Sydney and Perth to Tokyo using Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The Star Alliance carrier could soon become a close partner of Virgin Australia, so how does their in-flight service stack up? Flight Details Flight number NH880 Route Sydney (SYD) to Tokyo Haneda (HND) Aircraft type Boeing 787-9 Class of … [Read more...]
The first of Qantas' twelve Airbus A380s has been upgraded and is now back in service with the airline. The refurbished Qantas A380 features refreshed First and Economy seats, as well as brand new Business and Premium Economy cabins. The new Airbus A380 layout features 70 Business seats - up from 64 - and almost double the number of Premium Economy seats with 60 seats. To … [Read more...]