Flight Review: Iceland Express – New York – Reykjavik – London

Iceland Express - Ed Force One

[Ed Force One - Iceland Express with Iron Maiden livery at Keflavik Airport] Cheap flights to Iceland and flying with a rock star pilot Iceland have two airlines that operate internationally from Keflavík (near Reykjavik): the full service airline Icelandair, and low cost airline Iceland Express. I booked with Iceland express purely on price. While […]

Flight Review: go! Mokulele – Honolulu to Kahului

go! Mokulele

Booking my Hawaiian inter-island flight from Oahu to Maui, I discovered there isn’t alot of choice. Two airlines were offering the route from Honolulu to Kahului – Hawaiian Airlines and go! Mokulele. I booked the latter purely on price. [go! Mokulele - Honolulu] Branding – Who am I flying with? So, go! and Mokulele Airlines […]

Flight Review: Firefly – Singapore to Subang (KL) Malaysia

Firefly

Firefly is a regional airline based in Subang, Malaysia. Before coming to Malaysia I had not heard of Firefly, but they are actually owned by Malaysia Airlines, which anyone who has been to an airport has heard of. Firefly operate to destinations in Malaysia, Indonesia (Sumatra), Thailand and Singapore. I took a flight with Firefly […]

Flight Review: AirAsia X – Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

AirAsiaX Air Show

Flight: AirAsiaX D7 2723 Date: 13 March 2009 From: Melbourne (MEL) To: Kuala Lumpur LCCT (KUL) AirAsia X is the long haul brand of Malaysian low cost airline AirAsia. They fly from Kuala Lumpur to the Gold Coast, Perth and Melbourne. They also fly to London Stansted, making it the first low cost airline to […]

Flight Review: Ryanair – Nador to Marseille

Nador Airport

Flight: Ryanair FR6012 Date: 25 Nov 2008 From: Nador (NDR), Morocoo To: Marseille(MRS), France When I’m in Europe I always look at the Ryanair map and see if there are any airports near where I’m going to be. It’s a fun map to play with because they have so many destination airports. [Ryanair Destinations 2008] […]

Flight Review: easyJet – Gatwick to Gibraltar

Gibraltar Airport

Flight: easyJet EZY8901 Date: 13 Nov 2008 From: London Gatwick (LGW) Date: Gibraltar (GIB) In October 2007 easyJet bought fellow UK carrier GB Airways. Most of the flights operated by GB Airways have since been integrated into the easyjet network. The acquisition meant that easyJet now has rights to fly to Gibraltar. I am travelling […]

Flight Review: Tiger Airways – Singapore to Melbourne

Tiger Airways

Flight: Tiger Airways TR 702 Date: 27 Feb 2008 Flight: Tiger Airways TT 7567 Date: 28 Feb 2008 Tiger Airways is a low cost airline based in Singapore, with its primary hub at Singapore Changi Airport. Tiger Airways began operations in 2004 and has since set up Tiger Airways Australia in Melbourne and plan to […]

Flight Review: Bangkok Airways – Samui to Singapore

Bangkok Airways

Flight: Bangkok Airways PG 961 Date: 24 Feb 2008 Bangkok Airways is a Thai airline based at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok. Bangkok Airways operates flights in Thailand as well as to destinations in Cambodia, China, Japan, Laos, Maldives, Myanmar, Singapore and Vietnam. [Bangkok Airways at Koh Samui] My flight was from Samui, Thailand to Singapore for […]