Unusual services in airplanes
Whatever gorgeous service is on board, a neighbor who does not fit on his seat and takes another half of yours, can spoil everything. Other monstrous types of neighbors by the plane disassembled in the article "My Planet" "Flight with …". To protect passengers from a blind case, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines employees offer a pair selection service.
This can be done in the "My Journey" section on the airline’s website in the process of check-in. You will need to enter your account in social networks and choose the profile data you decide to share with other passengers. On the landing map you will see accounts of those who have already registered, and their selected places. It remains to find a traveler in interest and register a place next to him. The seat was freed with even more close to the passenger – please! Nothing can be changed only when one hour stayed before departure.
|Singapore Airlines (Singapore), Qatar Airways (Qatar)|
|Free from Singapore Airlines, from € 9 per person from Qatar Airways|
Sometimes a transplant connection on a connection flight is several hours. So that travelers do not lose time in gift, some carriers offer free excursions.
So, Singapore Airlines organizes two rounds: "Heritage" and "City Lights". The first is carried out from 09:00 to 18:00, and the second – from 18:00 to 22:00. True, it is possible to go to them only if between the flights from five and a half hours (since the excursion itself is designed for two and a half hours). To join the joining and visit the Chinese quarter, the tropical garden "Gardens at the Bay" and see some other places of the city, it is enough to register at the reception of the free tour of Changi Airport, no later than an hour before the tour. You can book an excursion until arrival, on the airline’s website.
Qatar Airways offers transit passengers to visit the four main attractions of the capital of Qatar: the artificial island of the Pearl of Qatar, the Cultural Village of Qatar, the East Bazaar Suk Vakif and the Islamic Art Museum. The first excursion begins at 08:00, and the last – at 20:00. Tour duration – 2 hours 40 minutes. To visit the excursion, transit time between flights should be more than five hours. And you can sign up for it right at Hamad airport or before on the airline website.
|ETIHAD AIRWAYS (UAE)|
The flight attendant will make everything that your stay on board was comfortable, even replaces you with a small child while you moved to the toilet. About this and other non-obvious services in the "My Planet" aircraft already wrote. In the UAE went further: since September 2013, the "Flying Nanny" service was introduced on all flights.
Airlines concluded an agreement for training staff with the British College of Norland College, specializing in the education of preschool children. Now, while parents read, watch movies or just sleep, "flying babes" play with young passengers, drawn, show them tricks, engage with them origami, puppet theater right on the ground. Finding "Flying Nania" in the salon is not difficult – she is dressed in an orange apron. Her services are free.
If a child from 5 to 12 years old commits one flight, you must order accompaniment. Its cost depends on the direction of the flight and is $ 60-100. For children over 12 years old Support is optional.
Chat one flight
|Virgin America (USA), Alaska Airlines (USA)|
Communication – an important component of a good journey, decided in these airlines and began to combine passengers of one flight in chat rooms. To join, it is enough to connect the smartphone to Wi-Fi and proceed to the instructions in the browser. Chats are available to IMESSAGE, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. Now you can discuss something with other passengers, ask for advice from experienced travelers and, perhaps, even find travelers who decide to make you a company on the route. Electronic devices will need to be turned off only when boarding and landing. The service is not available for flights departing in Hawaii, Mexico and Latin America.
Stewardles in bikini
|Vietjet Air (Vietnam)|
Having gathered to go to the resort town on Vietnamese Lookers, you can forget about sleep. At least men to count on him exactly do not have to have, since the stewardess pace over the cabin only in red-yellow bikini. Moreover, when the plane rises to a sufficient height, they also arrange a dance show in their seductive outfits.
To the selection of flight attendants in the company fit strictly: it is important not only to possess professional skills and good health, but also to meet the criteria of the photo model. Such a marketing move brought the owner of the airline Nguyen Tha Fyong Tao a lot of criticism. But also made it billionaire. Vietjet Air planes are always bought up pretty quickly.
|Air New Zealand (New Zealand)|
|Ticket price for three places from which the third is provided with a discount|
To get to New Zealand from most countries of the world – the task is complicated, and in Air New Zealand it is understood. Airlines invented an unusual service: "Heavenly bed". If you wish, three places in one row of economy class are easily converted into a bed on which you can sleep during a long flight, to give to children to play or just lie down.
Seat "Heavenly Bed" have folding backs and armrests. When they laid out, the sofa is formed, on which two adults can fit freely. Thus, you can buy three places in one row for one passenger, and you can divide the convenience with your companion. Especially since the third ticket comes with a discount.
|Air Malta (Malta)|
Passengers who decided to go from Malta to London or back, is big lucky. They will make a massage right during the flight. Two representatives of the Maltese Spa Spa Myoka Spa are ready to make all those who wish to massage the head, neck or legs, and you can immediately. In addition, airline ticket holders receive a € 20 voucher, which can pay salon services in Malta. The service is available to everyone without exception to passengers.