First Class

Trip Report: Lufthansa First Class Frankfurt to Chicago O'Hare B747-8

Introduction For Star Alliance, there are only four airlines left offering an international first class cabin flying across the Atlantic: Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS and United. A couple of years ago, SWISS restricted first class redemptions for elite members of its own frequent flyer program. Singapore also restricts virtually all first class award inventory to its own 

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Trip Report: Japan Airlines First Class Tokyo Narita to Chicago O'Hare B777-300ER

Introduction After arriving at Narita from my SriLankan flight, I quickly cleared transit security and entered an essentially abandoned Terminal 2.  I was surprised to find a Japan Airlines representative waiting for me at transit security with a sign of my name. I was thinking that she was an escort through security for me, but 

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Trip Report: British Airways First Class London to Chicago with Virtual Reality Shots

Not too long ago, I posted about my trip in Etihad First Apartment. This trip report is about my connecting flight in British Airways First Class from London Heathrow to Chicago O'Hare. While the airside transfer process at Heathrow is quite straightforward, changing terminals landside is a little bit more complicated. After arriving into Terminal 4, you 

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Trip Report: On My Way to American Airlines AAdvantage Executive Platinum Status

A couple of weeks ago, I posted about my mileage run to Puerto Rico, which helped me to achieve American Airlines AAdvantage Platinum status with just one trip as American offered a fast-track option to get frequent flyer status with its AAdvantage program. If you are currently not an elite member with American, I would 

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