Japan Airlines Business Class Sky Suite I on the 787 from Tokyo Narita to Vancouver

Boarding has already commenced when I reached the gate. Group 1, 2 and 3 were boarded simultaneously and there was a long queue for the Economy class when I descended into the holding area as it is one floor below the departure concourse. Seated upfront, I was able to use the left lane for boarding, bypassing the queue. However the evening departure and the setup … Continue reading Japan Airlines Business Class Sky Suite I on the 787 from Tokyo Narita to Vancouver

JAL First Class Lounge in Tokyo Narita Airport Terminal 2

Normally passengers in Business Class only have access to the Business Class lounges, as First Class lounges have always been a rarity. Both my inbound and connecting flight at Narita does not have First Class onboard so unless I was an elite Japan Airlines (JAL) member or oneworld Emerald (highest tier) member, I would not have been able to enter this lounge. However by chance, … Continue reading JAL First Class Lounge in Tokyo Narita Airport Terminal 2

Japan Airlines Business Class Sky Suite III on the 767 from Jakarta to Tokyo Narita

This was my first time back flying after the disruptions caused by the global pandemic. As such I was kind of excited and not to mention, I would be headed to Vancouver and Whistler to ski. This made my mood all the more jubilant and as such might have an inherent positive bias to this review. With that disclaimer in mind, it is time to … Continue reading Japan Airlines Business Class Sky Suite III on the 767 from Jakarta to Tokyo Narita

Japan Airlines Regional Business Class Shell Flat NEO on the 787 from Nagoya to Bangkok

From the lounge it was quite a bit of a walk to the gate, though we still made it to the gate when boarding is halfway through. Fortunately the compact size of the terminal made it possible to walk to the gate in slightly more than 5 minutes. JL737 Nagoya Chubu NGO – Bangkok Suvarnabhumi BKK Scheduled: 1025-1415 Actual: 1033-1407 Boeing 787-8 JA833J Gate 15 … Continue reading Japan Airlines Regional Business Class Shell Flat NEO on the 787 from Nagoya to Bangkok

Japan Airlines Sakura Lounge at Nagoya Chubu Airport

This was my first time departing from Nagoya Chubu International Airport which has a railway link to the JR Nagoya Station. Accessibility to the airport from the city centre is excellent with fast and punctual train service and we arrived at the airport with plenty of time left for check-in. Nagoya Chubu Airport is a medium sized airport so it was easy to find my … Continue reading Japan Airlines Sakura Lounge at Nagoya Chubu Airport

Japan Airlines 777-200 Business Class from Singapore to Tokyo Haneda

On this next trip journal, it was a trip done pre-Covid that was kind of last minute. It was during the long holidays in Indonesia and there was the chance to burn some Alaska Airlines miles for a redemption flight on Japan Airlines. The flight would be on Japan Airlines Business class flying out of Singapore to Tokyo Haneda and returning from Nagoya to Bangkok … Continue reading Japan Airlines 777-200 Business Class from Singapore to Tokyo Haneda