Lufthansa’s first class

As I noted a few weeks ago I was upgraded to first class on a recent Lufthansa (LH) Boston-Frankfurt (BOS-FRA) flight. I’ve finally got a little time to write and wanted to provide a service review. Overall I thought that the LH first product was ok, but that the service and comfort improvements over business […]

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Some good baggage news

Baggage seems to be a big issue in the travel news lately with airlines now adding extra charges for bags, restricting what you can check in and of course just losing your luggage. Now here’s some good news for a change. BAA is testing new RFID (radio frequency identification) tags similar to those shown at […]

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First pay for meals, now you pay for bags

First airlines eliminated meals on most domestic US flights, then BA stopped carrying some sports equipment, and now some airlines are starting to charge for checking in the formerly free second piece of baggage. Started by United Airlines (UA), this policy has now been adopted by US Airways (US) as well. United’s policy clearly states […]

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