Hello from Singapore…where I’m laying in bed sick.
I’ll keep this brief. You’ll find a review of the week’s top stories below. Let me stress: take care of yourself. Don’t overdo it. But at the same time, take every opportunity you can to see this world of ours. I’ve been blessed to see so much of the world over the last decade and will not let one particularly pernicious stomach flu hold me back.
My first thoughts on a 14-hour journey aboard a Qatar Airways A350.
A detailed review a celebrity-filled A380 flight in first class.
Bad weather almost resulted in a Vietnam Airlines diversion…which would have been a very costly considering my connecting ticket and lack of visa.
REPORTS & REVIEWS
Aborted Landing, Near Diversion on My Vietnam Airlines Flight
Review: SWISS Senator Lounge Zurich (ZRH)
A Restful Flight on Qatar Airways A330 Business Class
Review: Park Hyatt Zurich (Junior Suite)
14 Hours Aboard Qatar A350 Business Class…
Review: Lufthansa A380 First Class Los Angeles to Frankfurt
Lasagna: Alitalia vs. United Airlines
Review: OneJet Private Plane Pittsburgh-Louisville
Spa Review: Park Hyatt Ningbo China
Review: Hyatt Centric The Woodlands – Houston
Review: Lufthansa First Class Lounge Frankfurt
NEWS & COMMENTARY
U.S. Air Force May Recall 1,000 Pilots. Impact on Airlines?
This Billboard is an Inside Joke for United Flyers
The Bickering and Scheming Couples on My JetBlue Flight
This Airport Has a Huge Fitness Center
United’s Latest Innovation Highlights Another Innovation Needed
Who is Luc Bondar, United’s New VP of Loyalty?
New 747 Amenity Kits on United Airlines
Why is Air Berlin Blaming Etihad for its Failure?
The World’s Most Powerful Passport is Now in Asia
Buy an Actual Piece of a United 747!
Fuel Prices Rise. Airfare Next?
Can You Cancel Basic Economy Fares Within 24 Hours?
Next Stop: Singapore on United LAX-SIN Inaugural
United Chasing The Wrong Incremental Spending
When You Get Sick in the Middle of an 18hr Flight…