Under what conditions the rich fly
Business Class aircraft has long ceased to be something too privileged. Sophisticated clients, accustomed to the comfort of expensive everywhere, waiting for him on the flight.
Huge sleeper couch, shower, bar, and sometimes and two bedroom apartments ... All of the above - it is not star hotel offers a luxurious conditions aboard ships that airlines create and offer first-class passengers.
Usually only identify three classes of service: Economy, Business and First. Sometimes still found comfort or premium economy - that somewhere between economy and business. Apart they are easy chairs in the choice of dishes on the menu, number of passengers in the cabin, the availability of additional services and the ratio of flight attendants.
First class (some airlines have yet suite - superior first) resembles a luxury hotel room. Prices for flight round trip typically reach several tens of thousands of dollars, but 10-12 hours spent on board the aircraft, do not turn into a long and painful flight, and really pleasant leisure.
The most "modest" possible flight offer first class British Airways. Enclosed cab, which can boast of other airlines, is not here - the passengers are in sight of each other. The spacious seat is easily transformed into a bed length of nearly two meters. Mattress, duvet and pillow, slippers, and even pajamas for sleeping airline provides.
To travelers do not get bored during the flight, on board there are 15-inch screen where you can watch movies or play games.
The food is first class passengers are not on the clock, and in that moment, when they are hungry. Menu justify the fare: fresh tuna, beef with truffle sauce, cheese, fresh fruit and elite alcohol. Meals are served in a pot of bone china on the table, and the table decorated with white linen tablecloths.
The advantage of Qatar Airways - the bar on board, which is located at the rear of the aircraft. This is a small room with a very comfortable atmosphere inside. Here you will find a bar, follows the curve of the snake body, a long leather sofa, chandelier with ornaments and a variety of decorative colors. The interior resembles a bar lounge with contemporary Arabic design.
The rest - a traditional first class. Armchair width of 59 cm is expanded in a two-meter bed space doors are not separated from each other. Under the bed there is a small storage space for personal belongings. Front seat features a large footrest, TV and designer reading lamps.
Passengers are provided with bed linen, Giorgio Armani means of personal hygiene, socks, earplugs and a blindfold for sleeping. But on his pajamas for a comfortable sleep must be taken care independently.
Kitchen corresponds to a menu of good restaurants: different kinds of salmon, avocado puree, fresh, great wine list.
On board two large restrooms, equipped with a mirror, a large sink and a long bench. Visual space resembles a bathroom residential apartments - a small wooden cabinet with toiletries and hooks, decorative flowers, nice lighting.
In Singapore airlines presents the first class, and separate suite. Sweet made in a spacious room, designed by architect exclusive yachts Jean-Jacques Costa. Passengers from prying eyes sliding doors conceal, finished leather and wood. Inside - a chair, a width of nearly meter, leather ottoman leg, a big table and a pullout bed.
If a couple wants to spend the whole flight together - the suite is easily transformed into a double room with a double bed. Lay out the bed on their own, of course, is not required - it is done by the flight attendants. Mattresses, bedding, pajamas and slippers Sweet Singapore Airlines offers Givenchy. A travel kit - Salvatore Ferragamo.
The toilet is made in the form of a spacious room with a large mirror and lots of bright lights. Over the sink - wall cabinet, decorated with wood of the same breed as the salon. Brushing your teeth while standing - it is not necessary, if you omit the toilet lid, it will turn into a comfortable bench.
Responsible for food "International Culinary Council," which includes 8 world-renowned chefs. Meals are relevant: steaks, caviar, lobster, foie gras. As for drinks - the elite alcohol, coffee (approximate price is $ 120 per 500 grams), herbal and fruit teas in tea bags that are sewn by hand. Serve all the gastronomic delights in a pot of bone china, which is a British firm (founded in the middle of the XVIII century) is specially developed for the airline.
Entertainment on board provides a 23-inch monitor. "Under" - the latest latest films, music, games and television.
The first class is Emirates separate cabins about two meters long. Inside - a chair-bed, the length in the unfolded form of two meters, dining table, wardrobe, mini-bar, a reading lamp, a work area, a mirror with built-in lighting, shelf for the press and books, a wardrobe and a separate Luggage storage.
For a comfortable sleep airline has developed and patented a special pajamas. Thanks to the tools that are included in its composition, it moisturizes the skin during the flight. First Class passengers are sleeping under a blanket of artificial sheepskin. The menu consists of gourmet food and exquisite drinks, which are also served on crockery from bone china.
Bored on board is not necessary: there is Wi-Fi, movies, music, radio, games, and live broadcasts of popular channels. Main feature of the Emirates - a lounge area with a bar in the shape of a horseshoe (available for passengers business and first class). It serves tapas, elite alcohol and signature cocktails.
A special privilege for first-class passengers - two bathrooms with showers on the upper deck of the aircraft. Inside - a heated floor, sink with marble countertops, hair dryer, dressing tables, full length mirrors, wardrobes and leather chair. Cosmetic kits provide the luxury firm Bvlgari and Voya.
In the segment of luxury airline of the United Arab Emirates Etihad Airways surpassed even his countrymen - Emirates Airlines. There exists a class of "The Residence" - a three-room cabin, consisting of a living room, separate bedroom and an individual shower cubicle, designed to travel together. with a 32-inch TV in the living room are double leather sofa, two dining table and TV.
A small corridor leads to the bedroom, where the bed length of more than two meters with Italian linens and a TV with 27-inch screen.
Bathroom is no different from the usual apartment: tiles in a mosaic on the walls, a small wall cabinet with mirror, luxury toiletries and, of course, bathrobe.
On board provide such VIP services such as a concierge service (it helps to plan pastime after arrival, such as restaurant reservations or purchase tickets to the event), chef and butler (it's a personal steward, trained in a network at the Savoy Hotel, which taking care of passengers during the flight). By the way, the butler dressed according to the canons of style: in jacket-card and white gloves.