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British Airways reverse changes to inflight meals British Airways is to revamp its long haul economy inflight meals.

The second meal service is to return, cheese and biscuits reappear for the main meal.

Water bottles are offered, and an extra tuck box is on offer.

Iberia Madrid Lounge reopens
The new Madrid Iberia lounge has a wine tasting area, and a large restaurant for pre-flight dining.
Qantas London Heathrow Lounge opens
The LHR Qantas London Heathrow Lounge is open.
Emirates 777 new First Class Cabins
Emirates has revamped the First Class cabin on its Boeing 777 aircraft.
British Airways revamps Concorde Room lounge
British Airways opens flagship First Class lounge at London Heathrow.
New seats on Singapore Airlines A380
Singapore Airlines revamped Airbus A380s has all-new first and business class seats
Cathay Pacific open Singapore Lounge
A noodle bar and Solo chairs feature in Cathay Pacific's Singapore lounge.

Airline Lounge News More lounge news

ANA Sapporo lounge opens ANA has opened its a new ANA Lounge at the Sapporo (New Chitose) airport.

There is a long table covered with green moss right in the centre of the lounge.

The food and beverage menus are based on premium Hokkaido ingredients.

Emirates opens new lounge in Boston
Emirates new Boston lounge has a business centre, shower facilities, a complementary bar and dining area.
New York SAS lounge Newark opens
SAS Airlines opens a new lounge at Newark, New York.
New Icelandair lounge opens in Reykjavik
The brand new Icelandair Saga Lounge at Reykjavik has fully opened.
American Airlines Flagship Lounge at New York JFK opens
American Airlines has opened the renovated Flagship Lounge at New York JFK
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Seating & Airline Cabin News More seating & airline cabin news

Qantas 787 business & economy seats revealed The very first Qantas Boeing 787 Dreamliner cabin has been revealed.

There is a new premium economy, and business cabin. Economy in a 3-3-3 layout.

The amenity kit in Business Class is a new limited edition, featuring Australian designs.

Austrian Airlines launch Premium Economy
Austrian Airlines launches Premium Economy with a 38 inch pitch.
New Premium Economy for Qantas
The 787 Qantas Premium Economy seat has been launched.
South African new A330 Business Class
South African Airways has taken delivery of new A330 Business Class seats.
United Airlines Polaris Boeing 777-300ER flies
The new Polaris Business Class seat slides into a lie-flat two meter long bed.

Airline Frequent Flyer News More frequent flyer news

Virgin Atlantic Flying Club changes Virgin Atlantic is to make large scale changes to its Flying Club loyalty programme.

Most passengers, flying on the cheapest of economy tickets, will now earn fewer Miles flying Virgin Atlantic, and will find it much harder to earn status. However, passengers paying for Flexible Premium Economy or any Upper Class ticket will do well under the changes.

Virgin Australia status via Coles Flybuys
Virgin Australia has announced a new link up to the Coles Flybuys scheme.
Virgin Australia revamp Velocity frequent flyer
Some economy passengers will earn fewer Status Credits.

Lux-Traveller Features

Trip report: Finnair elite lounge & pre-booked business class meals Finnair regularly flying the new A350 to Asia and America.

The airline has recently revamped the business class meal selection, which you can order in advance. Lux-traveller has been along for the flight.

Plus, in this trip report we check out the Helsinki oneworld Emerald lounge.

Trip Report: British Airways First Class to Hong Kong Is British Airways First Class on the A380 worth it?

We sample a flight up the most pointy of ends, including the degustation meal.

Check out flying BA from London Heathrow to Hong Kong, to see if it is worth over eight thousand pounds a ticket.

Trip report: Shanghai to Hong Kong on Cathay Dragon
We fly on Cathay Dragon from Shanghai to Hong Kong, to compare the new airline's service with its parent.
Flying to your wedding: The best wedding websites
The best wedding websites for destination weddings, the top five wedding websites.
Trip Report: Cathay Pacific A350 Business Class Hong Kong to Bangkok
We report on the new Cathay Pacific A350 service.
Trip Report: Garuda Business Class Sydney to Bali Depasar and Jakarta
We review the upgraded Garuda Airbus A330 service from Australia to Bali and Indonesia.
Trip Report: American Airlines Boeing 777 Los Angeles to Sydney
The new American Airlines Boeing 777-300ER from Los Angeles to Sydney
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