Category: IFE

AIR FRANCE – TRIPLE SEVEN IN THE AIR

3 June 2019 Off

Air France, the French flag carrier, was formed on October 7, 1933 in a merger with Air Orient, Air Union, The International Air Navigation Company, and the Société Générale des Transports Aériens (STGA). During the second world war, the airline was headquartered in Marseille, France which was far from the war front, at the time.…

By Cyrus Matho

KLM – THE ROYAL DUTCH LINER

6 May 2019 Off

KLM Royal Dutch Airline is the flag carrier airline of the Netherlands. Founded in 1919, it is the oldest airline in the world still operating under its original name. Its first flight took place in May 1920 between London and Amsterdam operated by a leased De Haviland DH-16 before the airline started scheduled services in…

By Cyrus Matho

AIR TAHITI NUI – IA ORANA TO THE TAHITIAN DREAMLINER

2 April 2019 Off

Air Tahiti Nui is a French airline based 15,720 kilometers from the capital city, Paris: in the French Polynesia Island, more precisely in Tahiti. Since 1996, the Tahitian airline is operating from Tahiti Fa’a’a international Airport. Today, with its two Boeing 787-9 and three Airbus A340-300, ATN is flying to Tokyo-Narita, Auckland, and Paris via…

By Florian Polycarpe

AIR FRANCE – THE FRENCH SUPER BIRD

4 March 2019 Off

Air France, the French flag carrier, was formed on October 7, 1933 in a merger with Air Orient, Air Union, The International Air Navigation Company, and the Société Générale des Transports Aériens (STGA). During the second world war, the airline was headquartered in Marseille, France which was far from the war front, at the time.…

By Cyrus Matho

AZAL – FROM FIRE TO LOVE

31 January 2019 Off

Azərbaycan Hava Yolları or Azerbaijan Airlines also known as “AZAL”, was established in April 1992 in Azerbaijan by the decision of the Republic’s government as the first national airline as the country gained its independence and soon spread its wings into the world outside the Soviet Union, which had been Aeroflot’s exclusive domain. Indeed, in…

By Cyrus Matho

CATHAY PACIFIC – THE SPIRIT OF HONG KONG

5 November 2018 Off

In September, we have presented you Cathay Pacific and its Premium Economy service between Brussels and Hong Kong. As a reminder, Cathay is a private Hong Kong-based airline flying to more than 180 destinations worldwide. Today we will present you the airline’s business class service with the flight CX339, on our way back from Hong…

By Alex

VIRGIN – ON THE EDGE OF THE ATLANTIC

1 October 2018 Off

Virgin Atlantic, a trading name of Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited and Virgin Atlantic International Limited is a British airline established in 1984 as British Atlantic Airways in Crawley, United Kingdom. The company was created by Randolph Fields and Alan Hellary to fly between London and the Falkland Islands. After having changed the name to Virgin…

By Florian Polycarpe

CATHAY PACIFIC – LIFE WELL TRAVELLED

4 September 2018 Off

This is in 1946, that two men decided to found an airline in Hong Kong, initially based in Shanghai, they rapidly moved to Hong Kong. Cathay Pacific was born. They initially flew to Asian destinations like Manilla, Singapore or Bangkok. The 80’s were the consecration for Cathay. They received their first Boeing 747 in 1979…

By Alex

KLM – THE OLD QUEEN FROM AMSTERDAM TO SEOUL

6 August 2018 Off

Ninety-nine years ago, the oldest existing airline was born. From 2004, the Netherlands’ pride airline enjoys marriage with Air France, thus offering more than 300 destinations to their customers from Paris-CDG and Amsterdam-Schipol. Together, sisters evolve in the second biggest alliance: Skyteam. Today KLM operates 119 aircrafts, from 737 to A330 and 777 but also,…

By Florian Polycarpe

JOON – HOLIDAYS IN THE AIR

3 July 2018 Off

Who’s Joon? It’s the last creation of Air France. Joon is not a low-cost airline, contrary to what many people think. Joon is an airline that targets young travelers, especially the Millennials! They operate medium-haul flights to Barcelona since the 1st December of 2017 (Berlin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Naples, Oslo, Porto, Rome also joined the network)…

By Alex