Category Archives: CFR

Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-ORY and back on low-cost carrier Norwegian

To start with the conclusion: Norwegian shouldn’t be proud of this one… Outgoing trip: an hour of delay and a scarcity of information from Norwegian. Thank Bob for my TripIt that kept me informed – CPH Airport came second in … Continue reading

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CFR Notes – United’s Front Desk Problems

  I guess that anybody with just a passing amount of interest in air travel by now will have seen the debacle over United 3411 and the violently “re-alloctated” passenger. (If not, One Mile At A Time has a lot … Continue reading

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CFR Notes – Making Rookie Mistakes and Getting Away With It

So, there we were, in good time – a colleague and me – in Madrid Bajaras airport, Terminal 2, with an hour and some until we should fly home. The trip back was Plan B, so to speak – we had … Continue reading

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Keeping one step ahead

Man, am I happy that we decided to ask Air Canada whether they had seats and would let us fly on the 14:30 flight from DTW to YYZ instead of our scheduled 18:35 departure. And, praise to AC, their answers … Continue reading

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Monday Airport Music™ July 11 – Treating Customers Alright

This was thought as a resume post for the Copenhagen Jazz Festival. But the little “gem” above sort of changed that. Dear easyJet – apart from the odd capitalisation of your name, stating that boarding gate opening and closing times … Continue reading

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CFR Notes – on Frequent Flyer Status nomenclature and a bit on the FLR airport

A couple of things for me to comment and/or speculate on from that picture of my boarding card from this morning’s flight from FLR to ZRH. I am talking about the “SK*P” coding right, oddly enough, where it says “luggage”. It would … Continue reading

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CFR Notes – why online check-in is important 

…and why it sucks when it doesn’t work. I’ll be flying Swiss from DXB to ZRH (late) tonight. And until an hour-ish ago, well after I had old-fashioned-like checked in at a counter at the airport, Swiss’ online check-in was … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: LGW-CPH on low-cost carrier Easyjet

No motorway driving today – or, yes there will be but on a motorway out of Tehran, Iran without any reliable internet. So, instead, while I do have internet – here’s a write-up on a flight from this weekend.   … Continue reading

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Friday Air Corridor Music™, March 18 – A CFR, up-in-the-air Update

OK, when served the opportunity to be online in the sky and post, who wouldn’t? Not me! (I mean, I wouldn’t!) So here it is, from seat 2A onboard SK964 from HKG to ARN 🙂 To tie this back to … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-PVG-AKL on SAS & Air NZ; Business Class

OK, long one – nominally ten hours something on the first leg and 11:35 for the second. But for once, riding at the front of the bus. Nice change I’ll be the first to admit. So let’s see how SAS … Continue reading

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