And On The First Day Of The New American There Was….A New Snack Basket in First Class

This is literally right out of the US Airways playbook.  I actually wrote about it a while ago.  But, I certainly like American Airlines’ offering more than US Airways.  They brought a fruit basket around first, which was my first indication that something was different.  Standard fare, apples, oranges, bananas. Then, the snack basket.  There was a nice variety of products.  Certainly better than what United Airlines offers.  And, for my personal tastes, I like this version better than the US Airways one.  The initiative was launched on December 1st. […]

A Great Airport Idea for Traveling Families

One of the challenges families face when flying is trying to keep the kids together (and happy) while doing all the necessary things to get on a plane, including security, getting to the gate, getting bags stowed, etc. And, unless you’re lucky enough to sit in first class on every flight, getting food for the flight is a part of the new airline reality.  Most flights that do have meals on sale onboard don’t carry enough of each item to serve everyone, so there’s always the risk there’s no food […]