January 2017

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Alaska Upgrade Weirdness…

Hello from New York! After a few months on the ground, I’m finally back on the road again, having flown from San Diego to Newark on Alaska on Saturday. I’m staying at the Holiday Inn…


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Delta Domestic Flights Operating Again

Last night, Delta suffered an unspecified ‘system outage’ which led to the grounding of all domestic Delta and Delta Connection flights. This is the second time in 5 months that something like this has happened…


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Breaking News: All Domestic Delta Flights Grounded

According to the FAA, all domestic Delta and Delta Connection flights have been cancelled due to an unspecified system outage. International flights appear to not be affected by this, though some are saying that one…


BA business class seat on the 747 upper deck

Trip Report: August in England — Introduction

In this epic, I journey to England as a result of an obscenely cheap business class fare from the west coast to London. Highlights from this trip include visiting the farm of Shakespeare’s mother, as well as the grave of the Bard himself, visiting the place from which the whole world is divided up, making an unexpected stop at an airplane graveyard, and just spending a week exploring the countryside.




Approaching Tokyo Narita International Airport on our Japan Airlines 787-8

About Those Trip Reports…

Some of you may have noticed that I haven’t published any new trip reports recently. This is, in the end, due to the fact that I am an unbelievably disorganized person and lost the micro…


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United Announces Final 747 Routes

Last week, United announced that they would retire their fleet of 747’s far earlier than expected, sometime this year as opposed to 2018. United’s President, Scott Kirby, mentioned that United would be giving a grand…


Alaska Airlines' new livery

I’m Going to New York on Alaska!

Alaska Airlines has an impressive route network out of San Diego, with the AS being one of the largest carriers at SAN by routes operated (second only to Southwest, which operates 25 routes to Alaska‚Äôs…