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NEWS: Government considering hotel quarantine, check your Hilton account now! & Emirates cuts most Oz flights

Government considering hotel quarantine With the rise of new COVID-19 variants across the world, the UK government is reviewing measures to keep the country safe from unknown variants entering the country. The Times reported today that the government is considering hotel-style quarantine, similar to that which is used in Australia….


NEWS & OFFERS: Hilton Gold competition, Extra discounts in BA sale, Emirates new A380 for London, & an aspirational LA Hilton property

Firstly, congratulations to Joe B who won the TLFL competition to get Hilton Gold membership, let’s hope he soon gets a chance to enjoy the benefits!   Extra discounts in the BA sale British Airways Holidays is offering customers an additional saving for a limited period during the British Airways/British…



NEWS: Terminal 4 Heathrow closed until end of 2021, Emirates Premium Economy & new biofuel powered A380s & Londoners get easyJet home in-flight service trolleys

Terminal 4 at Heathrow will remain closed as passenger numbers take a dive Passenger numbers at Heathrow fell by 88 per cent in November, as travel restrictions and a second lockdown took a significant toll. Through the month, only 747,000 travellers passed through the airport. Based on calculations and subsequent…



NEWS: US FAA clears B737 Max to return, Emirates adds extra A380 services to London on one of busiest routes in world

US FAA clears the B737 Max to return to skies The US FAA today signed an order that paves the way for the Boeing 737 MAX to return to commercial service. This followed a comprehensive and methodical safety review process (PDF) that took 20 months to complete. During that time, FAA employees worked …



NEWS: Emirates bring back onboard lounge and shower & offer first customer Dom Perignon & 10 other wines

Emirates is rolling out a redesigned onboard experience. The A380 Onboard Lounge and Shower Spa have resumed operations with the introduction of additional health and safety measures. The airline has also enhanced its offering, introducing a nutrient-rich welcome drink for the winter season. You can read about my experience with…



NEWS: New Virgin routes & more details on Upper Class food service, Emirates at full route capacity 2021, St Lucia eases tourist restrictions

New Virgin Routes Virgin Atlantic has announced it will be launching flights to Pakistan in December 2020.   This is no doubt due to the fact that PIA have been banned from Europe after it was revealed that a high percentage of their pilots had dodgy licenses!    Operating three new routes from…