August 2016

United 787 at LHR

Aviation Trivia #65

Did you know that United Airlines claims to be the oldest airline in the United States, having been founded in 1931 as an arm of the United Aircraft and Technology Corporation, which was founded by…








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Aviation Trivia #63

Did you know that American always referred to their Boeing 720’s as 707’s, even though the 720 is a distinct variant of the more famous 707?


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Trip Report: British Airways Concorde Room London Heathrow

After arriving from our bus from Terminal 3, we headed upstairs to clear immigration and security before heading off to the Concorde Room. Immigration was quick, with the benefit of the Fast Track lane usable by BA premium cabin passengers and top-tier BA elites, and we were soon heading up the Escalators of Doom towards the Heathrow security checkpoint.