Lufthansa Business Class Review, Rome-Frankfurt-Hong Kong

15 Sep 2015

Rome-Frankfurt-Hong Kong
August 2015
Lufthansa Rome – Frankfurt A321 Business Class Review:
See current Lufthansa Business Class round the world airfares.

Rome Fiumicino airport is in a bit of a state of disarray after a recent fire in June ... Read more

Extra Bonus for Business Class Passengers

4 Sep 2015

For a limited time, Austrian & Lufthansa Business Class passengers are eligible for an extra bonus with their flight.
For specific flights booked and ticketed before the end of November, the airlines are offering free accommodation in Bangkok while waiting ... Read more

SWISS Airlines Business Class Review, Oslo-Zurich-Hong Kong

31 Aug 2015

Oslo – Zurich – Hong Kong
August 2015
View current prices for SWISS Airlines Business Class flights here.
Flight One: Oslo – Zurich Economy Class
I arrived into Oslo Airport relatively early as I was connecting from Reykjavik and ... Read more

Lufthansa rolling out new meal service

24 Aug 2015

Lufthansa has begun the global rollout of its new inflight restaurant service ‘Business Class Signature Service’ on long-haul flights.  Based around the concept of individualised restaurant service, the programs sees a higher crew-to-passenger ratio of one flight attendant for every ... Read more

SWISS reveals new flagship B777

17 Aug 2015

Last month SWISS announced that January 2016 will herald a new era in the history of its long-haul aircraft, with the arrival of the first of its nine new Boeing 777-300ER’s.  The aircraft have been configured to seat 340 passengers ... Read more

Singapore Airlines increases flights Singapore-Sydney

27 Mar 2015

Singapore Airlines has announced it will be adding three additional weekly services from Singapore to Sydney on 30 July.
The new flights will be operated with an Airbus A330, configured with 30 Business seats (with an 8-degree incline in a ... Read more

New Singapore Airlines Premium Economy

3 Feb 2015

Singapore Airlines have just announced the release of their new premium economy product. This is extremely good news for Velocity frequent flyers offering more affordable options to travel in comfort without shelling out full business class rates.
The seats look ... Read more

Air New Zealand Melbourne Lounge Review

17 Nov 2014

Ratings:
Seating: 8/10
Food: 7/10
Beverages: 7/10
Entertainment: 8.5/10
Family facilities: 8.5/10
Overall: 8/10
The Air NZ Koru Lounge in Melbourne’s International Airport is the only lounge for Velocity frequent flyers flying East to New Zealand or the USA, the Singapore ... Read more

Air New Zealand Sydney Lounge Review

14 Nov 2014

Ratings:
Seating: 6/10
Food: 7/10
Beverages: 7/10
Family facilities: 8/10

Overall: 7/10
Note: the lounge is currently temporary and reduced in size whilst they are renovating. The below review is from travel in August 2014.
Velocity Gold and Platinum ... Read more

Air NZ Business Class 777-300 Review

18 Aug 2014

Ratings:
Seat: 8/10
Food: 7/10
Service: 8.5/10
AVOD: 7/10
Lounges: 7.5/10
Overall: 8/10
Air NZ are a fantastic business class option for Velocity frequent flyers. With approximately 440 status credits up for grabs , ... Read more