Boeing 747-8i

Are Jumbo Jets Going Away?

If you haven’t had the opportunity to fly on an Airbus A380 or Boeing 747-8i, it’s pretty awesome.  But, are those planes going away?  That’s the question that was asked during an interview that I participated in with Ben Schlappig (One Mile at a Time) on Fox News’ Happening Now. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com     The success of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and to a lesser degree the A350 (just rolling out now) have made those planes much more popular choices than the true jumbos.  The 787 […]

Paris, Abbreviated. Lufthansa New Business Class, Upstairs On The 747-8i

This is a bit of a long post, due mostly to a bunch of pictures. I thought about splitting out the lounge information into a separate post but there’s not a whole lot of information from our brief visits, mostly just pictures. While 2 days is a short time in Paris (for that matter, most destinations) we left with one more mini-adventure for our return flight, a ride on the new Boeing 747-8i (Intercontinental).