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Review: Japan Airlines Business Class 787 Dallas To Tokyo

We had spent the night prior to our flight at the Grand Hyatt DFW, which is connected to the terminal. So we ended up only arriving at the airport shortly before boarding started. For what it's worth, Japan Airlines passengers have access to the American…

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JAL Reveals New Narita First Class Lounge

The timing of this is funny, since just a few days ago I reviewed the Japan Airlines first class lounge at Narita Airport from my visit a few months ago. As I noted, the lounge is totally fine, though also unremarkable, and in most ways feels like a…

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Review: Japan Airlines First Class 777 Tokyo To Chicago

Oh, Japan Airlines, how I love thee! At the door I was greeted by the cabin manager, cabin senior, and a trainee. The cabin senior and trainee escorted me to my seat. Japan Airlines' first class cabin consists of a total of eight seats, spread across…

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Trial: Narita Airport Eliminating Security For Some US Passengers

Different airports handle transit security in different ways. For example, if you're flying domestically within most countries and are connecting, you usually don't have to clear security twice, since being screened the first time is sufficient. However,…

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Japan Airlines First Class Lounge Tokyo Narita Airport Review

My flight from Tokyo Narita to Chicago was departing at 10:50AM, though I got to the airport plenty early. I had spent the night at the Hilton Tokyo Narita, so figured I might as well go to the airport early and work from there, have breakfast, etc.…

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Japan Airlines 777

Japan Airlines Will Open Reservations 360 Days In Advance

Japan Airlines has just announced that they'll be changing the start date for reservations for international flights. As of April 1, 2019, Japan Airlines will start accepting international reservations 360 days in advance, rather than the current 330…

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Japan Airlines 787 Business Class – 2

Impressions Of Japan Airlines 787 Business Class

Hello from Tokyo! i just took the 13 hour Japan Airlines flight from Dallas, and wanted to report back with my initial thoughts. Japan Airlines' 787-9 business class consists of a total of 44 Apex Suites in a 2-2-2 configuration. Apex Suites are among…

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Klm A330 Business Class

BOOKED: KLM Business Class, JAL Business Class, And More!

Since I'm "grounded" this week, I'm taking some time to plan my travel for 2019, and wanted to share the details of a trip I just finalized, which I can't wait for! We actually planned this trip many months ago, so it's the flights that were recently…

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Japan Airlines 777 First Class – 4

Impressions Of Japan Airlines 777 First Class

I just wrapped up a really fun review trip. I flew from San Francisco to Melbourne in Qantas’ 787 business class, from Melbourne to Singapore in Singapore’s 777 first class, from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur in Singapore’s A350 business class, and then…

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Japan Airlines President Takes Pay Cut Due To Drunk Pilot

Japan Airlines has been in the news over one of their pilots, who was caught trying to board a flight from London to Tokyo nearly 10x over the legal blood alcohol limit for pilots. Just this past week the pilot was sentenced to 10 months in jail in the…

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Japan Airlines Business Class

Wide Open: Awards On JAL’s New Seattle Flight

In late September, Japan Airlines formally announced that they'll be launching flights to Seattle as of March 31, 2019. The airline will operate the route daily using a Boeing 787-8, with the following schedule: JL68 Tokyo Narita to Seattle departing…

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Jal Business Class

JAL Introducing New Business Class On LAX To Osaka Route

Japan Airlines is a phenomenal airline across all cabins. Most of their flights to the US are flown by the Boeing 777-300ER, featuring a beautiful first class cabin, and also Apex Suites in business class, which is one of my favorite business class products.…

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