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Flight Review: American Airlines Business Class Tokyo (HND) to Los Angeles

In May I had the chance to fly American Airlines from Haneda (HND) to Los Angeles (LAX) on their 787-9. For the trip I booked a business class seat with a total flight time of approximately 9 hour and 40 minutes. The flight was scheduled to depart at 4:25pm and after a brief issue with…

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Aeromexico Premier Business Class Mexico City- New York (JFK)

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on his return flight from Mexico City back to New York (JFK). You can view his Flight Review: Aeromexico Premier Business Class JFK- Mexico City on how he flew down there. This report will cover the return flight from Mexico City to New York-JFK in Clase Premier (Business Class) on…

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Flight Review: Aeromexico Premier Business Class JFK- Mexico City

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on the Aeromexico Premier Business Class from New York (JFK) to Mexico City (MEX) on a recent visit. Aeromexico has been only around for 30 years and remains the only full service national airline of Mexico.  Recently, they took delivery of Boeing 787 Dreamliners, both 787-8 and 787-9,…

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Flight Review: Delta One Business Class JFK-LAX

Delta announced Delta One Business Class Expanding to More US Domestic Routes, with New York (JFK) to Seattle (SEA) and New York (JFK) to San Diego starting on April 1, 2018. Then, New York (JFK) to Las Vegas will also become a premium Delta One business class route starting on May 1, 2018. They’ve also added Delta Medallion Upgrades…

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Flight Review: Delta First Class New York (JFK) to St. Kitts

On a recent Delta flight from New York (JFK) to St. Kitts, as a Delta Platinum Medallion, I was upgraded to First Class. Delta offers seasonal Saturday only service from JFK to St. Kitts (SKB) onboard their 737-800 aircraft, as well as several times a week from Atlanta. Delta 737-800 at New York’s John F.…

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Flight Review: Eva Air Royal Laurel Business Class SEA-TPE

Points, Miles, and Martinis contributor Mark shares his thoughts on a recent Eva Air Business Class flight from Seattle to Taipei. If you’re looking to redeem your credit card points or airline miles for Eva Air Business Class, we recommend using the Juicy Miles award booking service, who can help you redeem for the lowest amount of miles.…

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Flight Review: Virgin Atlantic Premium Economy LHR-JFK

Points, Miles, Martinis contributor, Nicky, shares his thoughts from a recent Virgin Atlantic Premium Economy flight from  London Heathrow to New York (JFK). You can also view the outbound review from New York (JFK)- London. Flight Review: Virgin Atlantic Premium Economy LHR-JFK Virgin Atlantic at London-Heathrow uses Terminal 3 and shares check-in desks with their partner, Delta.…

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Flight Review: Virgin Atlantic New York (JFK)- London Premium Economy

Points, Miles, Martinis contributor, Nicky, shares his thoughts from a recent Virgin Atlantic Premium Economy flight from New York (JFK) t0 London Heathrow.  At JFK, Virgin Atlantic is located at Terminal 4, to make it easy for their partner, Delta.  Passengers of Premium Economy get their own check-in desks, along with extra baggage, which is…

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Flight Review: Delta First Class Los Angeles-Hawaii (HNL)

Delta offers several daily departures from Los Angeles to Honolulu, meaning on my recent trip to the islands, it was time to burn some SkyMiles for a coach award and hope for an upgrade! Delta historically used to fly old 757’s to Honolulu, but recently has switched to their 737-900’s and during the busy season 757-300’s,…

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Flight Review: Delta One Business Class Breakfast JFK-LAX

We recently wrote about the new Delta One Business Class North End Grill Menu which is served on flights from New York (JFK) to Los Angeles and San Francisco as well as Delta One Transcontinental Business Class Dinner SFO-JFK but haven’t covered their breakfast options on the transcon flights, so I was excited when a business trip meant I would be…

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Flight Review: Delta One Business Class Portland- Amsterdam

The pitch of passenger traffic is understated and subdued at the end of Concourse D at Portland International Airport (PDX).  Boarding is about to commence for the approximately 10-hour flight on Delta 178 to Amsterdam.   My ticket is Delta One on the Airbus A330, and I’m ready for a hot towel and a pre-departure beverage.…

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Flight Review: Reykjavik- Helsinki Saga Class and Overall Thoughts on IcelandAir

Trip Overview IcelandAir to Helsinki Lounge Review: British Airways Galleries JFK Terminal 7 Flight Review: IcelandAir Business Class New York (JFK)- Reykjavik Lounge Review: Icelandair Saga Lounge Reykjavik Flight Review: Reykjavik- Helsinki Saga Class and Overall Thoughts on IcelandAir Flight Review: Reykjavik- Helsinki Saga Class and Overall Thoughts on IcelandAir IcelandAir Flight 352 KEF – HEL…

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Flight Review: IcelandAir Business Class New York (JFK)- Reykjavik

Trip Overview IcelandAir to Helsinki Lounge Review: British Airways Galleries JFK Terminal 7 Flight Review: IcelandAir Business Class New York (JFK)- Reykjavik Lounge Review: Icelandair Saga Lounge Reykjavik Flight Review: Reykjavik- Helsinki Saga Class and Overall Thoughts on IcelandAir IcelandAir Flight 612 JFK – KEF Saga Class Departed 2:10 pm ET Flight length approximately 5 hours.…

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Delta One Transcontinental Business Class Dinner SFO-JFK

We recently wrote about the new Delta One Business Class North End Grill Menu which is served on flights from New York (JFK) to Los Angeles and San Francisco. However on Eastbound transcontinental business class flights, Delta is still serving up their regular menu so below is an overview of the current offerings. If you’re looking to redeem your Delta…

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Flight Review: Southwest Airlines New Interior On BWI-LAS Flight

In late May, we wrote about the new interior that would start appearing in Southwest Airlines fleet of -800 series aircraft. The new interior is currently featured in just three airplanes so far, and I was pretty excited on Sunday to have the airplane known as N8689C at gate A-4 at Baltimore Washington International Airport…

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Delta Business Class Amenity Kit – Delta One Tumi Kit 

It’s been a while since I’ve reviewed the Delta Business Class Amenity Kit. The latest Delta One Business Class amenity kit is made by Tumi, and it’s pretty neat reusable piece for travel. Here’s a look at what is inside. Delta Business Class Amenity Kit – Delta One Tumi Kit First, the kit come wrapped…

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