Trip Report: Emirates A380 First Class from Dubai to LAX

Emirates flight EK215, Airbus A380 service from Dubai to Los Angeles, clocks in at 8,339 miles, making it the longest A380 flight (and third longest flight overall) in the world. With a scheduled enroute time of 16 hours and 40 minutes, it was clear early on that First Class would be the only way to go! Emirates is well-known for its outstanding First Class product; read on to see how the flight went!

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Posted: May 19, 2014 12:17 am, by Chris Kilroy Email , 2403 words, 177507 views

Trip Report: Thai Airways 747-400 New "Royal First Class" from London to Bangkok

As part of a round-the-world redemption using United Airlines miles, I was able to snag a seat in Thai Airways' highly coveted Boeing 777-300ER first class cabin. After several equipment swaps, I'd ultimately fly aboard TG's brand new 9-seat Royal First Class product on its flagship Boeing 747-400. Thai's first class generally receives positive reviews, with a few caveats, but how did my flight go? Read on to find out!

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Posted: June 19, 2013 10:28 pm, by Chris Kilroy Email , 4669 words, 42879 views

Trip Report: ANA 777-300ER "First Square" from Tokyo to LAX

Everyone loves a bargain, and when the chance to try out All Nippon Airways' newest first class product, ANA First Square, for around 90% less than the regular price presented itself, I couldn't pass it up. See how my second flight on one of the world's most highly regarded airlines went, complete with lots of photo evidence, by clicking through to the full article below.

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Posted: May 6, 2013 9:13 pm, by Chris Kilroy Email , 3603 words, 1251893 views