Fifth freedom flights in the United States in 2018

Fifth freedom flights are a great way to try different airlines, products and aircraft types on routes otherwise flown by local airlines. In this...

Best ways to map and log your flights

There are many reasons one could want to log their travels, and especially flights. It makes recollecting events easier, gives access to interesting stats,...

Widebody operated flights in Europe in 2018

After a first article about 5th Freedom Flights in and out of Europe, let's look at short haul flights inside Europe with widebody airplanes...

Fifth freedom flights in Europe for 2018

Fifth freedom flights are a great opportunity to fly on interesting, different aircraft without having to pay for a longer flight. It can also...

Flying for free in 2007 – Contrails in Frankfurt

Ryanair is well known for its bare minimum service model, often ridiculous ideas coming from its founder, but also for their sometimes ridiculous flight...

2017 in a (larger) nutshell

2017 has been a year of surprises, adrenaline and challenges. It was also a year of many firsts. Most of my flying was either...

Etihad Regional Saab 2000 charter from Zurich to Geneva

Last monday, as I was planning my unplanned spotting trip to Zurich, I couldn’t believe what popped up on google flights. The Tuesday afternoon...

Johannesburg – Cape Town on a South African Airways A340-600

In early July during a short trip to South Africa, I took a day trip to Cape Town. I believe South African Airways operate...