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Review: Royal Air Maroc Domestic Lounge Casablanca Airport

This lounge review will be short and sweet, and not to put too fine a point on it, but hopefully your stay here will be as well. Bottom line up front: this lounge has little to recommend it, but it's not like the rest of the terminal is super glam either.…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class – 3
American AAdvantage Moves Morocco To Europe

This is great news for most people with American AAdvantage miles. At the beginning of the month, Royal Air Maroc formally joined oneworld, which was an exciting development. Obviously the announcement would have been more exciting if COVID-19 weren't…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 Business Class 1
Royal Air Maroc Officially Joins Oneworld

The "big three" global alliances can be really helpful for frequent flyers, in terms of earning and redeeming miles, and receiving consistent benefits and recognition across airlines. However, for the most part these alliances aren't growing much anymore,…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class – 2
Etihad Devalues Royal Air Maroc Awards

Of the "big three" Gulf carriers, Etihad has by far the best frequent flyer program when it comes to redemption opportunities. This includes them having what's one of my favorite award chart sweet spots out there. Historically you've been able to fly…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class – 2
Royal Air Maroc Launching Flights To Beijing

Royal Air Maroc just announced a pretty noteworthy flight, as it's both their longest route ever, and also their route that's furthest East. Royal Air Maroc will launch 3x weekly flights between Casablanca and Beijing as of January 16, 2020. The route…

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Qatar Airways 777
Qatar Airways Operating Royal Air Maroc Montreal Flights This Summer

It looks like Qatar Airways will be busy in Canada this summer... operating flights on behalf of other airlines. Yesterday I wrote about how Qatar Airways will be operating select Air Canada flights from Montreal to both Barcelona and Paris this summer.…

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Ram 737 Business Class
Impressions Of Royal Air Maroc’s 737 Business Class

Hello from Munich! After flying from Miami to Casablanca on Royal Air Maroc's new Boeing 787-9, I connected to Munich on one of their 737s. I booked this itinerary for just 44,000 Etihad Guest miles one-way in business class, which I'd consider to be…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class – 3
Impressions Of Royal Air Maroc’s New 787-9 Business Class

Hello from Casablanca! On Wednesday evening I flew from Miami to Casablanca on Royal Air Maroc. This happened to be the inaugural flight for the route. I would have actually preferred not to book the inaugural (as I prefer to experience service on a…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 Business Class 1 No Logo
Royal Air Maroc’s Mystery Shopper App

Here's an interesting concept. I think this was actually launched earlier this year, but it's the first time I've stumbled upon it. Often it can be tough for airlines to solicit feedback in a useful way, so over the years we've seen some airlines set…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 Business Class 1 No Logo
Royal Air Maroc Flying To Boston As Of June 22, 2019

Royal Air Maroc is Morocco's largest airline, and as you'd expect, they offer the most extensive route network to/from Morocco. The airline recently announced that they'll be joining the oneworld alliance in 2020, making them the first airline in six…

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Royal Air Maroc New Business Class 1
Royal Air Maroc’s New 787-9 Business Class

This sure is an exciting time for Royal Air Maroc. Just last week it was announced that Royal Air Maroc will be joining oneworld in mid-2020, making them the first airline in over five years to fully join the alliance. Currently Royal Air Maroc's longhaul…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 Business Class 1
Royal Air Maroc Wants To Fly To Miami As Of April 2019

Royal Air Maroc is Morocco's largest airline, and as you'd expect, they offer the most extensive route network to/from Morocco. Presently Royal Air Maroc's North American destinations include Montreal, New York JFK, and Washington Dulles. The airline…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 Business Class 1
Redeem Just 44,000 Miles For Transatlantic Business Class On Royal Air Maroc

Earlier Spencer wrote a post about the best ways to redeem Amex Membership Rewards points for travel to Europe, which I think is a great resource. Obviously he covered as many things as he possibly could, though it's impossible to share every possible…

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Royal Air Maroc Business Class – 1
The Royal Air Maroc US Electronics Ban Is Being Lifted Tomorrow

The US electronics ban has now been lifted for all but a few airlines that were impacted by it. Over the past week we’ve seen six airlines have the electronics ban lifted for flights from their respective hubs to the US: -- The electronics ban was lifted…

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Royal Air Maroc 737
Royal Air Maroc Provides Bizarre Explanation For Their Frankfurt “Incident”

Earlier I posted the insane video footage of a Royal Air Maroc 737 struggling to take off at Frankfurt Airport. In the video you can see a Royal Air Maroc 737-700 lift its nose but struggle to take off. It very briefly gets airborne (which could have…

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Royal Air Maroc 737
Video Of Near Disaster For A Royal Air Maroc 737 On Takeoff

Flying is incredibly safe, and fortunately things only go very wrong very rarely. For every accident that actually happens, I imagine there are exponentially more "near misses," or situations that could have ended very poorly but don't. Well a couple…

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Ram Business Class 787 – 32
Review: Royal Air Maroc Business Class 787 Casablanca To Doha

It was 12:55PM by the time we made it to the plane, at which point we took the stairs up to the L1 door. Once there the cabin crew verified our boarding passes, and directed us to our seats in the far aisle. On this flight we had selected the aisle &…

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Royal Air Maroc Lounge Casablanca – 12
Review: Royal Air Maroc Lounge Casablanca Airport

Our flight from Casablanca to Doha was departing at 1:10PM, so we left the Hyatt Regency at around 10AM. We arrived at Terminal 2 at Casablanca Airport shortly before 11AM, and first had to go through a security checkpoint to even enter the airport,…

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Royal Air Maroc Business Class 787 – 1
Review: Royal Air Maroc Business Class 787 Doha To Casablanca

While boarding by remote stand commenced at 12:10AM, we only made it to the plane at 12:30AM. We boarded through door L2, where we were greeted by the cabin manager and pointed left towards business class. Royal Air Maroc's 787 business class cabin is…

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Royal Air Maroc Business Class 787 – 2
Introduction: An Insane Week In The Sky

One of the main reasons I travel is to review new airlines, which is why many of my trips are quick and have crazy routings. However, this trip ended up being insane, even by my standards, as I ended up flying over 33,000 miles in a week. I did this…

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Royal Air Maroc 787 – 4
How Was Royal Air Maroc Business Class?

This morning I flew Royal Air Maroc from Doha to Casablanca, a flight that was operated by one of their new 787 aircraft. This flight was ~7 hours and covered 3,500 miles, so is roughly the same distance as a London to New York flight, as a point of…

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Royal Air Maroc Business Class – 7
Is This The Worst (& Strangest) New Business Class Seat?

It’s amazing the amount of innovation we’ve seen the past decade with international business class seats. Some international business class seats today look a lot like top international first class products did a decade ago. Perhaps the most reliable…

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China Eastern Business Class
Booked: China Eastern And Royal Air Maroc Business Class!

As I’ve explained many times before, the content of this blog is focused heavily on the journey rather than the destination. So while there are many places I really want to visit, I try to prioritize new airline reviews first. At the beginning of the…

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Filed Under: China Eastern, Other Airlines