China Airlines A350 Business Class 21

Review: China Airlines Business Class A350 Kuala Lumpur To Taipei

For the past 2 months, together with my wife Sofia, I’ve been traveling throughout South East Asia. A byproduct of this trip was the opportunity to fly a number of new airlines and airplanes, and try out various aviation products available in this part…

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China Airlines Business Class 2

Redeem Miles For China Airlines’ One-Off Flight To Ontario

In early September we learned that Taipei-based China Airlines was “studying” adding flights to Ontario, California. The logic seemed to be that there’s a large Taiwanese population East of Los Angeles, and on top of that the airport is offering subsidies…

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China Airlines 777

Wow: China Airlines Is Adding Flights To Ontario, California

Earlier in the month I wrote about how Taipei-based China Airlines was "studying" adding flights to Ontario, California. The logic seemed to be that there's a large Taiwanese population East of Los Angeles, and on top of that the airport is offering…

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China Airlines Business Class 777 – 10

Which Taiwanese Airline Has The Better Business Class Product?

Taiwan has two great airlines -- China Airlines and EVA Air. They didn't used to be nearly as good as they are now (in particular China Airlines), though they've really put an effort into their product, and now both offer among the best business class…

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Filed Under: China Airlines, EVA Air
China Airlines Business Class A330 – 4

Review: China Airlines Business Class A330 Taipei To Singapore

I boarded through door L1, where I was greeted by the cabin manager, Amy, and pointed towards the far aisle. China Airlines' A330 business class cabin consists of a total of 30 seats, spread across five rows in a 2-2-2 configuration. The seats are angled…

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China Airlines Lounge Taipei – 12

Review: China Airlines Lounge Taipei

I was originally supposed to have an almost three hour layover in Taipei, as my flight from Los Angeles was scheduled to arrive at 5AM, while the connection was supposed to depart at 7:50AM. However, due to the significant delay, we only arrived at 6:35AM,…

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China Airlines Business Class 777 – 10

Introduction: Flying Halfway Around The World For Half A Day

My blog goal for 2016 is to review as many new premium cabin products as I can, especially in business class. So far this year I’ve reviewed Finnair business class, Air India first class, Iberia business class, LAN business class, Oman Air business class,…

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China Airlines Business Class A330 2

China Airlines A330 Business Class In 10 Pictures

Yesterday I flew from Los Angeles to Taipei on China Airlines' brand new, gorgeous Boeing 777-300ER. I was very impressed by China Airlines, in particular the hard product, which is possibly the best business class product out there. Add in their reasonably…

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China Airlines Business Class Bar

9 Thoughts On China Airlines’ New 777 Business Class

Hello, still from a China Airlines flight between Los Angeles and Taipei, which I booked pretty last minute. It's almost time for breakfast, but before we land, I figured I'd share some more thoughts on the China Airlines product. A full trip report…

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China Airlines Business Class 1

Hello, Live From China Airlines Business Class!

Hello, live from somewhere over the Pacific! As I explained yesterday, I booked a last minute trip to Asia in order to review the business class products on China Airlines and Japan Airlines. I'm extremely excited about this, because both airlines have…

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China Airlines Birth

Update On Baby Born On China Airlines Flight To The US

Last Wednesday I shared the story of a woman giving birth on a China Airlines flight from Taipei to Los Angeles. Once it was clear she was going into labor they diverted the flight to Anchorage, though she still gave birth 30 minutes before landing.…

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Filed Under: China Airlines, Media
China Airlines Birth

Insane Video Of Woman Giving Birth On A Flight

It's not uncommon for people to give birth prematurely on planes. However, I don't recall ever seeing a video of the delivery, up until now. Last Wednesday, China Airlines flight 8 from Taipei to Los Angeles diverted to Anchorage shortly after a woman…

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Filed Under: China Airlines, Other Airlines
747 Nose Gear

Video: 747 Nose Gear Lifts Off Ground In Typhoon

Typhoon Soudelor ripped through Taiwan over the weekend, causing dozens of deaths and bringing us some pretty shocking footage, like this one from a dash cam: So what impact can a typhoon have on a parked planes? Check out this footage of the nose gear…

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