Air France is revamping its business class — excuse me, la classe affaires — with some new seats. But strangely, the flat beds aren’t horizontal. They’re “near-horizontal.” That’s so …...

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Categorized in: Air France, business class

LAN Airlines has an interesting special for those looking to travel in comfort from the US to South America, especially to Argentina, Chile, Peru, or Ecuador: They’re running a strong sale for business class, and throwing in a free (economy)...

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Categorized in: business class

Business class fare sales are like clockwork, at least in the northern hemisphere: You’ll see one fare sale for mid-summer travel, and one for December. In both cases, business travel slows significantly as people take time off and spend it...

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2010

Hypothetical situation: Let’s assume you work for a company that pays for business class travel on long haul flights. If your company’s travel manager offered you $2000 cash for flying in economy on a trip where they would otherwise pay...

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Categorized in: business class

Oh, 2007, the heady days of all-business class airlines like Maxjet, Eos, and Silverjet, with a newcomer popping up every few months to offer premium service on heavily-traveled business routes? …And who could forget MiMa? (Milan to...

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Categorized in: business class, open skies

Downgraded: Upper Class, upstairs, on Virgin Atlantic Upgraded: Economy Class, upstairs, on Virgin Atlantic Like many airlines, Virgin Atlantic has been cutting seats in business class, in response to the economy’s woes. But the upstairs...

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