Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN657: Ho Chi Minh City to Singapore by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

Coming in from my VN409 flight from Seoul, there is actually a tight connection of 40 minutes to Singapore on VN655. However, Vietnam Airlines did not sell this connection, and thus I had to wait for 2 hours and 45 minutes for my connecting flight, Vietnam Airlines VN657 from Ho Chi Minh City to Singapore. … Continue reading Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN657: Ho Chi Minh City to Singapore by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

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Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN409: Seoul-Incheon to Ho Chi Minh City by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

With my South Korean holiday coming to an end, it's time to head home. For my return flight, I picked Vietnam Airlines VN409 from Seoul-Incheon to Ho Chi Minh City just so that I could fly on their Airbus A350, despite being a morning flight. But at least with this connection, it would get me … Continue reading Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN409: Seoul-Incheon to Ho Chi Minh City by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN408: Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul-Incheon by Airbus A350-900 Version 1 (Stelia Seats)

Arriving from my Vietnam Airlines VN656 flight from Singapore, it was an immediate transfer at Ho Chi Minh City for my connecting overnight flight to Seoul Incheon on Vietnam Airlines VN408. Having already gotten a through check-in at Changi Airport, it was straight to the transfer path for me to head up to the international … Continue reading Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN408: Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul-Incheon by Airbus A350-900 Version 1 (Stelia Seats)

Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN656: Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City (for Seoul-Incheon) by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

Vietnam Airlines offers one of the lowest full-service airfares in the region. With a rather cheap airfare to Seoul on the super long National Day weekend, I decided to try out their services with a very reasonable fare. On top of that, Vietnam Airlines has also recently increased the capacity of one of their flights … Continue reading Flight Review – Vietnam Airlines VN656: Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City (for Seoul-Incheon) by Airbus A350-900 Version 2 (Zodiac/Safran Seats)

Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH1: London Heathrow Terminal 4 to Kuala Lumpur by Airbus A350-900

While there could be 10,000 different flight numbers possible for use, the flight bearing the number 1 tends to be the airline's flagship route, which is exactly why I'm choosing to fly Malaysia Airlines MH1 from London back to Kuala Lumpur this evening for the prestige in flying on Malaysia Airlines' flagship route on its … Continue reading Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH1: London Heathrow Terminal 4 to Kuala Lumpur by Airbus A350-900

Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH4: Kuala Lumpur to London Heathrow Terminal 4 by Airbus A350-900

Coming in from my MH602 flight from Singapore, it's finally time for the highlight flight of this journey - Malaysia Airlines MH4 from Kuala Lumpur to London Heathrow by Malaysia Airlines' flagship Airbus A350-900, an aircraft which I had wanted to try since before its delivery but didn't make it for their short-haul trials because … Continue reading Flight Review – Malaysia Airlines MH4: Kuala Lumpur to London Heathrow Terminal 4 by Airbus A350-900

Flight Review – Thai Airways TG409: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Singapore by Airbus A350-900

Arriving from the Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link City Line, it was time to get on the final leg of my Thailand trip, Thai Airways TG409 back home. The timing of this late afternoon flight back to Singapore works perfectly to maximise the day in Bangkok while not getting into Singapore too late. Heading to queue … Continue reading Flight Review – Thai Airways TG409: Bangkok Suvarnabhumi to Singapore by Airbus A350-900

Singapore Airlines SQ956: Singapore to Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta by Airbus A350-900

Singapore Airlines is a major player on the lucrative Singapore - Jakarta route with up to 9 pairs of return flights daily. While the typical Boeing 777s are in use on this regional route, one particular flight, SQ956, currently uses the Airbus A350-900 for this short hop. Similar to Scoot, Cathay Pacific and a bunch of other airlines now, … Continue reading Singapore Airlines SQ956: Singapore to Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta by Airbus A350-900

Cathay Pacific CX711: Hong Kong to Singapore by Airbus A350-900

Having completed checking-in at Hong Kong station on the MTR Airport Express Line, it was a simple affair at Hong Kong International Airport to head for our Cathay Pacific flight back to Singapore. CX711 offers a near-perfect flight timing from Hong Kong, departing at 4.10pm and arriving in Singapore at 8.05pm. And what better way … Continue reading Cathay Pacific CX711: Hong Kong to Singapore by Airbus A350-900