An empty cabin onboard a Delta A350-900XWB (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Ben Suskind)

Delta’s Odd Bet on Improving Economy Class

Delta Air Lines this past week announced an interesting passenger enhancement. It’s interesting and albeit surprising for two reasons. First, it’s an actual passenger enhancement, not a devaluation of a frequent flyer program or gutting of some other nice thing. Passengers will genuinely be having a better experience. Second, it impacts economy passengers. Enhanced Service Starting this November on international flights of 6.5 hours and longer, along with some select shorter ones, economy class passengers flying Delta will be given…

Trip Report: XiamenAir’s Boeing 787 to Xiamen, China

Chinese tourism is a big deal for Los Angeles. With more than 1.1 million visitors alone in 2017, China drives more than $1 billion dollars into Los Angeles’s economy annually. With the country’s increased wealth, coupled with the nation's 'one route, one airline' policy, there is now an increased demand…