Flying the MAX8 with Lion Air

My work trip to Indonesia coincided with the delivery of B737 MAX8 to Lion Air. No wonder that it was on my list of things to do in the country. Let’s not get into the details of how it happened. Let’s just say – it happened! Special Thanks to Lion Air. Can’t thank them enough…

Batik Air – Refreshing experience in Indonesia

With a few weeks in Indonesia – a rich mixture of culture, history and food, I was definitely excited to club it with aviation and exploring over the weekends. This meant flying many airlines along with aircraft sub-types. Indonesia is a market as crazy as India, with the Lion air group dominating the scene with…

Lufthansa A350-900 – The Next Gen Experience

“This is the blogger who wants to take pictures of this fantastic plane” were the words of the ground staff who handed me over to the crew inside D-AIXC, Lufthansa’s third A350 and one of the handful flying around the world right now. The aircraft would operate as LH764 to Mumbai. I had three options for…

Flight Review: Vistara from Delhi to Pune

This was to be my second experience on Vistara, with the first being a complementary ticket in Premium Economy (Flying the new feeling – Vistara UK 991 from Delhi to Pune) Background The last leg of my Incredible India trip was to fly from New Delhi to Pune. I was in two minds, to redeem…