They’re baaa-aaack! As the Forward/Aft Facing Triple Seats Come Back to Haunt Us We Ask: Good Heavens Why?

Retro can be chic.  Far be it from this writer to claim otherwise. But Zodiac Aerospace premiering a Forward/Aft Facing Triple Seat Pair as one of their “revolutionary” designs at the Aircraft Interiors Expo this year, feels like the Haunting. […]

Profits Ain’t Peanuts (Part Five: The Seeds of Tomorrow)

Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow If I could accurately predict the future, I would not be writing this. I would be sunning myself on the beach of the private island which I would have bought with the massive fortune made playing the markets. I […]

Profits Ain’t Peanuts (Part Three: Take a Byte)

In this third instalment of Profits Ain’t Peanuts we discuss the use of PEDs on board aircraft, inflight connectivity services, and IFE. In today’s world data is vital and content is king.  Communications have changed significantly over the past decade with […]

Have five minutes for some time travel?

The Good Old Days? Lufthansa Inflight Service in the 1950’s, via Aircraft Interiors International‘s YouTube Channel. Far be it from me to knock a good thing, but this video of 1950’s service on a Lufthansa flight doesn’t fill me with […]

Ready for takeoff…

Well, after a nice sabbatical working only on my creative fiction, I’m back to writing about aviation.  It’s hard to stay away, after spending decades in the industry.  Aviation gets in your blood.  It wraps itself around your DNA.  It […]