Trip Report – United 777 Business Class Review

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Recently, when United opened up some last-minute premium cabin saver level award seats, I had the opportunity to fly United’s business class on a flight from San Francisco to Chicago. Even though it was a domestic flight, the plane in use was United’s 777-200, one of their flagship long-haul international planes. Since View From the…

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MH370 Updates – Code Found on Wreckage Consistent w/ 777 Boeing Manual, Suitcase Discovered, Officials “Almost Certain” Debris is B777

A few interesting updates this morning on the MH370 search: AirLive.net has pictures of a Boeing 777 maintenance manual which matches the code found on the debris “657BB” to a 777 flaperon. They also have an exclusive picture of the wreckage where you can clearly view the code. A suitcase has been discovered in the…

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The ARK – World’s First Air Terminal for Animals Coming to JFK – TVs and Privacy Rooms for Mating!

Opening next year, the ARK at JFK will house a 178,00 square foot shelter housing horses, penguins, dogs, and any other animal you can think of. Amenities will include the following: Dogs will have hotel like suites featuring flat-screen TVs There will be privacy rooms for mating penguins Tree rooms will allow cats to climb free…

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Delta to Offer Upgrades to Private Jets for All Medallions!

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As early as this week, Medallion elites will be offered private jet upgrades from $300-$800 depending on destination according to Bloomberg.  “This is truly a groundbreaking new approach from both industry standpoints,” said James Murray, vice president of operations at Delta Private Jets (DPJ). “Nobody else can do what we’re talking about doing.” Initially, only…

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Delta to Acquire Stake in China Eastern, “Solidify Partnership”

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Delta and China Eastern announced this morning an expansion of their partnership which includes a $450 million investment by Delta to acquire a 3.55% stake in China Eastern. The airlines will work to better connect their networks and drive increased collaboration on US-China routes.  Delta Shanghai base coming soon? From the PR: China Eastern and…

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