Aeromexico 787-800; excitement! #Dreamliner @Boeing

I’m really looking forward to being able to take a ride on Aeromexico’s 787 service from New York-JFK to Mexico City, on my way to Cabo San Lucas. Thanks to stockpiled Citi ThankYou and Chase Ultimate Rewards points, I was able to book two business class tickets for half the price I would spend, otherwise. … Continue reading “Aeromexico 787-800; excitement! #Dreamliner @Boeing”

New @Delta Serviceware by Alessi // @Matteo_Alessi

This week I had the opportunity to give the new Alessi serviceware a whirl, and I am very much a fan. The napkin ring went from being a paper hoop to a nice hexagonal metal ring, and the mugs and glasses are markedly nicer than before. Another nice touch was that the old salt and … Continue reading “New @Delta Serviceware by Alessi // @Matteo_Alessi”

Domestic #DeltaOne on a Boeing 757-200

For some travel I have coming up, I noticed that my usual plane from JFK to San Diego was replaced with an internationally configured Boeing 757-200. Though this means there are substantially fewer seats in First Class (down to 16 from 20 to 26 depending on configuration), there is an opportunity to fly Delta One … Continue reading “Domestic #DeltaOne on a Boeing 757-200”

Vacation Report, India: Departure

Vacation Report, India: The Arrival Vacation Report, India: Poetree Sarovar Portico Vacation Report, India: Periyar National Park Vacation Report, India: Grand Hyatt Mumbai Vacation Report, India: Airport Lounges Vacation Report, India: Departure COK-DOH Upon arriving at the airport I inquired to see if it was possible to upgrade to Premiere (Business Class). Finding out that … Continue reading “Vacation Report, India: Departure”

@Delta – True Premium Economy Coming! #KeepClimbing

Some really exciting news this morning – Delta has announced that they will be introducing a true Premium Economy hard product with the introduction of their A350 services late next year (Fall 2017). They will begin refitting their B777 fleet with this the year after (2018), as well. Details of the premium product, from the … Continue reading “@Delta – True Premium Economy Coming! #KeepClimbing”

@Delta to Upgrade RDU-CDG Flight

Google Now just informed me that there has been talk of Delta replacing the 757 that is currently being used to connect Raleigh-Durham, NC (RDU) to Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) with a 767. This would be a pretty big improvement in the quality of flight for passengers. Delta’s Pink Force One is an example of … Continue reading “@Delta to Upgrade RDU-CDG Flight”