That’s cheap on Asiana’s part, since clearly they have this policy because they don’t want to pay the US taxes on alcohol served on the ground (meanwhile they do offer pre-departure champagne when departing Korea). It's pretty good too, with lots of decent veggies, and a decent mushroom. Asiana business class has a better lay flat bed and privacy. He travels about 400,000 miles a year, primarily using miles and points to enhance his first class experiences. And then to add insult to injury, Asiana add the fish oil. I’ll find out about United and Swiss Air later this year. I booked using United miles. La configurazioni degli aeromobili varia da rotta a rotta. ill be flying from ICN to LAX and there is award availability for first and biz class on the a380. I’m can’t wait to fly this business class once pandemic is over. Reminder: OMAAT comments are changing soon. Editorial Disclosure: The editorial content on this page is not provided by any entity mentioned herein. it will likely be on their new a350 since I prefer taking the night departure flight from lax. I actually liked the Smartium business class seat better than Hawaiian’s new business/first class seat. Odd. The pillow was far too thin for my liking, and the blanket was light and not great. In the Good News category, as a solo traveler I quite enjoyed the A380 Business Class window seat with maximum privacy. Asiana A321 business class bottom line Intra-Asia flights are interesting when it comes to premium cabin travel, given that many flights within Asia are operated by longhaul configured aircraft. Hot roll and butter. Asiana Airlines Airbus A380-800 Business Class Seat. @Carlos If the seat faces straight forward, the shoulder belt is not required I believe. The rest of the experience is pretty average. Then the breakfast options included an omelette but being as though I hadn’t slept (more later) I opted for…Lasagna. same here for the reverse herringbone, not a fan. Nice report, I will be on the same flight next sept. and on to hkt from there. Boeing 777s With Pratt & Whitney Engines Grounded (Mostly). I have miles saved up with Asiana to upgrade with. I had some kind of chicken that was quite good, the appetizer was a “salad” that consisted mostly of meat, kinda made me laugh. Another day, another cheeseplate, This one comes with the prunes, but the saving grace is the rockforte which is a delight. This is another Korean classic dish, served up on Asiana. I managed to nap for about three hours, which was more than I was expecting to be able to sleep on a flight leaving so early in the day. Across the board the crew was exceptionally kind, poised, and gentle. Why must I sit sideways so that some revenue manager can get his cabin density award bonus for the year? After a couple of hours I decided to order a snack from the refreshments menu, which read as follows: There were three ramen options, and I chose the spiciest… and boy was it spicy. I’m surprised it’s so long (13h25m) from the west coast to Seoul, when it’s 14h25m from Washington, DC to Seoul or 13h45m from Toronto to Seoul. Alas the swordfish is a nightmare of rank, old, fish. Tasting of little other than of rotten dead fish, it is an embarasment to the airline. The business class seats on this 5.5 hour flight are angled flat, which is far from great for a night flight, but I figured we'd catch up on our sleep the following day, on our long Asiana First Class … Roll and butter. At least for my liking. Two prunes, two dried dates. This reminds me of the Curb Your Enthusiasm skit where Leon explains the difference in sleeping temperatures between blacks and whites. Lucky always includes that info in the first post of the series. cabin temp is ok, ( same on jal) I just open the over head vent a bit, makes it plesant. Outside of banner ads published through the Boarding Area network, this compensation does not impact how and where products appear on this site. It’s great to be able to have huge and easily accessible storage spaces you can use during the flight. Viaigrette dressing, and a mini bottle of oil. In March I flew Asiana BKK-ICN-JFK-ICN-BKK in J and on *none* of the flights was there a pre-meal beverage. “I don’t care for it at all. So, into my pajamas and off to bed! She informed me that the flight time was 12hr55min, thanked me for flying Asiana, and asked if I wanted a newspaper. After waking up I worked for a bit, and the crew constantly came by to see if I wanted anything. Asiana is one of South Korea’s major airlines, the other being Korean Air (or as I like to call it, the Pepsi planes airline). Lucky, I’ve been reading your reviews for ages, and for the LIFE of me, I cannot understand your obsession with reverse herringbone. It’s one of the few configurations that really works well with kids. Required fields are marked *. Yes, the decor may be a little dated, but the seats were comfortable both reclined and upright. How to apply. I wouldn't mind if it was in any way edible, or somehow looked good, but it's just some sort of gloop with a few mushrooms dropped in the middle. During the descent they came by each seat to thank everyone for flying Asiana. For each review you should stay including the # of miles or money you paid for the ticket. I flew the A380 Asiana business class from LAX to ICN. Good review. A beverage/canape service before the meal or a “combined service?”. While still on the ground I decided to check out the rest of business class, including the forward business class cabin, which has 20 seats. GREAT crew, decent but not fantastic food, and acceptable IFE. Los Angeles (LAX) – Seoul Incheon (ICN) The ramyun picture is so gorgeous, it made me crave it again. Asiana Airlines A350-900 Business Smartium & Travel Class - … Once the meal was done there was another round of warm towels, and bottled water was also distributed. This is not a problem until you try to sleep, and if you’re used to a cooler environment, it becomes almost impossible. When this comes around you are asked to select some carrot and cellary sticks from a cup. For the main course I ordered the grilled salmon, which was served with pesto cream sauce, risotto, and vegetables. As such, on board, one western meal will almost certainly have beef, typically a steak. Wednesday, October 25 Asiana business class lunch — water and warm towel. The appetizer consisted of marinated shrimp, and was much more up my alley than the appetizer served with the previous meal. As we climbed out I browsed the entertainment selection, which wasn’t great. I use the 787 a lot and going back to the very dated A380 is telling: air is very dry, engines too noisy and dumb cabin lockers above are too low and intrude into the business aisle. Please view our advertising policy page for additional details about our partners. The choice of pre-departure beverages was limited to water or orange juice. Hot roll and butter. There are two mixes of this, the hot spicey version (which is very hot) and the milder (Western) version. I guess those flights take the polar route. Not an impressive cabin. You will get the choice of two western or one Korean meal on longhaul flights. In business the starters and canapes also are typically fish, so if you are among the small but growing minority that don't eat fish, you'll either starve or long for yet another steak. While we do try to list all the best miles and points deals, the site does not include all card companies or credit card offers available in the marketplace. any info on how to get the good window seat? However, it is only offered on request, so you have to know that it's there - it is at the bottom of the menu, and only 4 sets are carried on the plane. Stay connected via social media, or subscribe to our free email newsletter for tips on upgrading your travel and maximizing your miles! Enjoy premium business class services from the beginning of your journey to its end. @debit, how long have you been reading this blog again (or are you a fake debit)? The seats were 21 inches wide with 39 inches of pitch. Immediately underneath those controls was a small storage compartment that was big enough to hold a phone or a pair of glasses. He chronicles his adventures, along with industry news, here at One Mile at a Time. Boeing 777-200ER operated by Asiana Airlines confgured on three different layout. It's light, healthy, and for inflight food, rather unusual. Asiana business class meal — fruit tart dessert. Why? It’s Lucky’s review. This was my first time flying Asiana Airways business class so check out my experience! The alternate western meal will then likely be fish. My only qualms were the limited in-flight entertainment options and the lack of wifi. Wide space between rows, ranging from 58 to 62 inches in width; 167 -degree bed-type seats In addition to the two lavatories at the very front of business class, there were another two lavatories right behind business class. Air China is the worst, American is good, but Asiana is fantastic. It’s interesting that you had a beverage service with canapes before the meal. This is a great starter, full of flavour with a lovely crisp salad. Aircraft: Airbus A380 Just a different perspective. Then the purser came by each business class seat to greet everyone. I was a bit surprised that both the canapé and appetizer had prosciutto and melon. Asiana chose a staggered business class configuration for their A380s. I ordered a glass of champagne — Laurent Perrier was on offer. Asiana puts first class on the lower deck of the A380, meaning that business class takes up about two thirds of the upper deck. Photo: Airbus. Business Class. For a brief period of time, they didn’t even give out amenity kits on inbound flights to Seoul (thus only the passengers on outbound flight from Seoul got amenity kits). I found the food to be very good. One Mile at a Time is owned by PointsPros, Inc. I am not going to choose this airline or not choose it based on the review. do you guys think its worth springing for the first class or is business just fine for asiana? For those in the center section, you can select either the “honeymoon seats,” where you’re really close together, or you can select the seats where you’re further apart. took the same route in Asiana 3 years back in first class. It’s more a matter of revenue for the airline, and the corresponding prices and schedule. Asiana Airlines has three different business class seats. It's good to see Asiana offering an inflight "on demand" snack service. ... Asiana Airlines, Inc. We’re taking that flight this Saturday – so great timing. Asiana ha il suo hub per le operazioni domestiche all'Aeroporto Internazionale di Seul-Gimpo (GMP) e uno hub internazionale all'Aeroporto Internazionale di Incheon (ICN). I don’t care for it at all. Had a true window seat and found it comfortable, food and service was very good. Mixed Garden Salad. Every other row has the console closer to the aisle, with the seat closer to the window. Great staff but the business layout is terrible. I was lucky, and had a cooler cabin, though! Then consume (using the chop-sticks) with the side dishes and soup. I almost felt uncomfortable with how nice the flight attendants were to me. It is great to have something mid-flight that seems just right for the time of day when you are over the Urals. Something that is neither beef nor seafood for a starter is a rareity, and although there isn't much here, it's pretty enjoyable. I don’t really eat pork, so the canapé and appetizer didn’t have much appeal to me, while the salmon main course was dry, even though the accompaniments were good. 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I think Asiana has the best service by far of the overseas business class travel I’ve done. I made a quick stop through Asiana’s Business Class Lounge. Wow, I am a Northeastern Asian and can attest that what you guys find really hot is actually really cold for me (I usually bring fall/winter clothes on flights and ask for extra blankets). Viaigrette dressing, and a mini bottle of oil. do you guys think its worth springing for the first class or is business just fine for asiana? That’s not a huge issue given that it’s such a long flight and it left in the middle of the day. There was no giant section of classics or anything. A carrot sliver. This is their offering when the plane does land pretty early and they are forced to offer something. Wines of various origin, such as France, Chile, Spain, and South Africa are offered, depending on the region. Few Westerners try this, but you really should try this: yes, really! curious to your thoughts…. Inflight entertainment was a bit lacking, haven’t been on a flight that didn’t have the Big Bang Theory in years. One of the reasons for that I found the seat not-so-comfortable was the fact that there was too much padding in the seats. There was also a pair of (flimsy) slippers. at least it wasn’t vomit inducing this time! Asiana business class lunch — coffee and cheesecake. At around 4:50PM local time the captain announced that we were starting our descent and would be landing in 40 minutes. This review of Asiana Business Class on the A330 is based on our flight from Bangkok to Seoul, a late night flight that departed BKK 11:40pm and arrived in Seoul the next day at 6:50am. It’s a solid hard product, though not amazing — personally I prefer reverse herringbone seats and Apex Suites. Arrive: 5:35PM (+1 day) Depart: 12:10PM The A380 is such a gentle beast, you barely realize you’re taking off. What’s interesting is that I continued on with OZ to Hanoi on an older A330 and the temp was actually quite comfortable the whole trip (same on the return from SIN to ICN). Duration: 13hr25min For a 10 hour flight they had what seemed like 15 “newish” movies (Lucky reported 20, I’d say it was around that I guess) …that’s it. Even 5 rows from the galley the cleaning and stacking of glasses and crockery kept waking me up which they do in the aisle and not the galley proper. At last! Just follow the instructions on the tray. Personally I don’t love the version Asiana has, as it can’t be customized much in terms of getting an overview of the whole journey, etc. What more could you need from your business class flight with Asiana Airlines. Thankfully, both sites were showing availability in business fr… When taking my meal order they asked what I would like to drink, and at the time I thought that was for a pre-meal beverage service, but no, that drink was delivered shortly after table-setup, appetizer and bread. That said, I had a similar experience on this route this spring. Pre-Flight: Asiana’s Airbus A380 boards quickly with its two-level entryways. As a result you'd better be really sure you want meat or fish: vegetarian meals are rarely offered on board unless you order in advance. I have 2 tickets for my honeymoon in Business class from NYC-ICN-Sydney (NYC-ICN on 777-200LR, ICN-Sydney on the A380). Salad with melon slices, peppers and rocket. Is there a way to upgrade to first class (on one or either leg) and if yes is it worth it? At 5:45PM we made it to our arrival gate, where we parked next to another Asiana A380. There was a Korean menu and a Western menu. For a major hub, Seoul’s Incheon Airport doesn’t have much to talk about in the way of lounges. *insert Lucky’s obligatory comment about Asiana’s color scheme*. The Korean airline utilizes both t… Thank You for the good photos, Asiana has a good presentation on their foods yet, thoe ‘honeymoon’ sets are just to close (as you have indicated); I love your reports; was the after take-off, nicely presented Laurent Perrie champage served chilled? Appetizer of smoked Sword fish. The heat was unbearable. Very noisy. Got about 5hrs sleep in though which was nice. Flown this at least 3 times as this is ubiquitous award on the UA search engine from LAX to SE Asia. This is Asiana's "heavy snack", which can be requested at any time in the flight. Accompanied by Black Mushroom and Fried Rice. But it was either this or the 12 grueling hours layover at KIX. The bathroom had a good number of toiletries, including a toothbrush and toothpaste, a razor, etc. This very small fruitplate is offered on five course main meals for the loungest flights. Lovely. Asiana Airlines Fleet Boeing 777-200ER Cabin Interior Class Configuration and Seats Layout. Asiana Airlines 354 Chongqing (CKG) – Seoul(ICN) Saturday, May 13, 2017 Depart: 12:58am Arrive: 5:39am (+1 day) Duration: 13hr41min Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER Seat: 5A (Business Class) Asiana business class is much like North American first class, with a 12 seat cabin in a 2-2 configuration. Why must I sit sideways so that some revenue manager can get his cabin density award bonus for the year?”. That’s why the whole cabin is staggered, and why airlines save so much space by configuring seats in this way. Ariana doesn’t have air vents at each seat. On the midnight departure of a 5-hour BKK-ICN flight, yes, I can see speeding up things so one can sleep earlier, but not on a 14.5-hour flight with a mid-day departure. Why some seats have just a waist seat belt and others also includes a shoulder harness? The seats are comfortable enough, though there are better seats out there, and I don’t care for the cabin finishes. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Asiana business class meal — orange juice. My IFE controls didn’t work at all, including the FA call button, so I couldn’t use that remote control whatsoever. Pretty good, although not very filling. PROs: Service began with the choice between orange juice, tomato juice, and water. Do Asians prefer it this way? Not a big deal for me. Video trip report of my Business Class flight on Asiana Airlines from Seoul to Los Angeles on a Boeing 747-400. A bowl with unknown dead fish and mushrooms. I was woken up partly because the cabin was so hot, and unfortunately there were no individual air vents. By 12:30PM we made it to runway 24L, where we were immediately cleared for takeoff. Kiwi fruit, carrots, honeydew mellon and grapes. Earn 85,000 Membership Reward® points | Terms Apply. The veges are done very well, and the sauce is excellent. Happy and safe travels. Take it if you can, as it's so rare to find an inflight chicken on Asiana. I was hoping to get some work done, but could not. At that point I checked out the back of the cabin. If you are looking for luxury travel and enjoy top service you can fly business class by Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Asiana & Malaysian Airlines. And then there is the choice on board. Then on the console to the side of the seat were the reading light, headphone jacks, USB outlet, as well as a cupholder, a literature pocket, and another small storage compartment. About BenBen Schlappig (aka Lucky) is a travel consultant, blogger, and avid points collector. Your email address will not be published. Asiana flies its A380 to both New York-JFK and LAX, and as it’s a member of Star Alliance, you have plenty of options for booking this award. Asiana’s A380 has a total of 66 business class seats, located entirely on the upper deck. On top of that, there’s a personal television and then a footrest next to the seat in front of you. The good news is that these are some of the most spacious staggered seats out there. Use the chopsticks to put the rice and beef onto the leaf. A bit cheap and nasty, the strawberry is good, but that's about it. . As a result out of Sydney you may go at breakfast for lunch, second lunch, heavy snack, light snack, and dinner. That seems to be a bit of a roulette wheel. Add come bean curd, and squirt on the fish sauce. Asiana business class lunch — water and warm towel The meal service was slow, and was only completed about 2hr30min after takeoff. I did notice that the Asiana business class configuration has “honeymoon seats”. In the nose of the plane were two lavatories. The lime really brings out the flavour of the rocket in the salad, the melon goes with it perfectly. We had a smooth touchdown at Incheon Airport at 5:30PM, and from there a lengthy taxi to our arrival gate. True, it's better than Singapore Airline's one demand sanwiches (tightly wrapped in the cling film) but what is with the weird seafood obsession? A great starter, with really good ham that tastes as if it's come straight from Italy. – IFE; the IFE was hot garbage. But their biggest issue is inconsistency with hard product. Showing Aisana's love of seafood, you get these weird creations which are at best lukewarm, and which are pretty tough. BVLGARI Luxury Hotels & Resorts: What Are They? For business class I thought it was a pretty nice presentation. Yes! Lucky reports they checked on him often, I was never checked on, and with my IFE controls not working, I had to actually get up to ask for a drink. I thought the food was alright — the soup, cheese course, and dessert were great. Since this is a staggered configuration, the location of seats alternates in each row. I thought it was odd, especially on such a long-haul flights like ICN-JFK and JFK-ICN, to not have a separate beverage service. I flew this route with my 11 year old. Let me help you: Asiana had business class award availability for the date I wanted to travel, so I booked the following for 75,000 LifeMiles (which I purchased for 1.375 cents each): 10/25 OZ201 Los Angeles to Incheon departing 12:10PM arriving 5:35PM (+1 day) Just flew LAX to ICN on the A380 (and returned on the same) and I agree with other comments. Much better. On Korean airlines I almost always select the Korean meal, though I find it’s almost always the same thing, which is why I went with the western option this time. Some 777s still have mid 2000s style angled flat seats…. im all about having great flight experiences, but both products look unimpressive. The newest version is the “Business Smartium Class” seats. Which is the norm for a long-haul OZ flight? Lucky, just FYI — Koreans rate Asiana’s Korean food over Korean Air, @worldtraveller73 agreed, my kids love the OZ A-380 but it doesn’t work for me but that’s the bottom line: it’s all about showing them the world and creating genuine happy memories Here are more photos of this plane/airline: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kalboz/albums/72157687365263832, Too many comments to make this very long…I flew ICN-LAX in the front cabin business just a few weeks before this…. The last time I attended an conference at the Coex convention center, the convention center temperature was set around 25, whereas US convention centers always seem to be set at 18-20 (or less). The Korean meal will either be Beef or Fish. The entertainment is limited and there’s no Wi-Fi. I’m not a fan of these seats at all, since they feel really exposed, and you’re quite a distance from the window. Fortunately, I found plenty of mixed award flights on Asiana that featured center “honeymoon” seats, as opposed to the traditional middle herringbone configuration, which we had already experienced when flying on Delta One for our honeymoon to Amsterdam. I was nearly sure that I had assigned myself a “true” window seat, though upon boarding I discovered that I had actually assigned myself one of the seats closer to the aisle. Served with crispy potato with carrot and asparagus in gravy. I flew the opposite routing (ICN-LAX) 11/6 and found it very warm un the cabin. And yes, I’m always hot here. While the seatbelt sign was only turned on about 10 minutes before landing, the cabin already had to be prepared over 30 minutes out. Even when I’m traveling with Ford I’m not a fan of the honeymoon seat concept. was very good. Ah, this is more like it. Equally, flying from Europe you'll get dinner on the night flight out, and then as you wake up two hours before Seoul, you'll get dinner again, even though it feels like breakfast time. For example on the early morning 9am flight from Sydney, the first meal is lunch, followed by dinner as you land in Seoul, even though you land in Korea at just gone lunchtime. The business class cabin is located on the second floor of the airplane and it takes up one half of the entire floor. The meal service was slow, and was only completed about 2hr30min after takeoff. Those seats are only found on the brand new Airbus A380s and some of the refurbished Boeing 777-200s. Something other than beef on an Asiana flight! While the appetizers were served from a cart, the main courses were brought out directly from the galley. And the food is good, though not amazing. Kind of like a cheesecake of a digestive biscuit, with some pear juice dribbled over. While I’ve flown Asiana’s first class on this route, this was my first time flying their longhaul business class. Cabin Features. If you’ve flown Asiana A380 business class, what was your experience like? An assortment of other drinks and cocktails are available, including whiskey, gin, vodka, cognac, and more. This is offered on the daytime flight to Heathrow, when you start off with lunch, and end with dinner. A few minutes later flight attendants passed through the cabin with L’Occitane amenity kits, which include socks, eyeshades, earplugs, a comb, tissues, body lotion, and a toothbrush and toothpaste. I’ve read articles on how they like to keep their homes very warm. This cabin is far from “horrifyingly” anything. Great review though, Lucky. I then watched some more Hawaii Five-O, and soon enough we were over Japan, just 2hr30min from arriving in Korea. Does Applying For Credit Cards Hurt Your Credit Score? My Asiana A380 Business Class review shows the airline is one of the better business class options to get to Northeast Asia from Australia. Asiana business class pre-departure drink. Inspired by this post about the best business-class seats for couples, I hunted for Business Saver awards to Manila. In our Korean cuisine menu, we offer and . In the very right front of the cabin was a small lounge with four seats, and a large monitor across from it near the cabin. (I hate to sound like the macadamia nut wacko on KE but skipping a scheduled beverage service would be a pretty serious infraction, no?). About 45 minutes after takeoff a cart was rolled down the aisle with drinks. Pre-packaged sandwiches, a couple of hot trays of noodle dishes, and a self-serve bar of mid-range alcohol. However Korea, per population, imports more beef than anywhere else on the planet, with a diet raised on the stuff. Note: Please see my Advertiser Disclosure. Menus and wine lists were also distributed at that point. A pretty good cheeseplate with an excelent blue cheese. The lounge seems like wasted space, as I never saw anyone sitting there. Oddly, with some fruit around the edges. I admire how thorough you are at including all the details of a fairly bland business class product. I flew this exact same route in 2014 when the A380 was new with OZ and it looks like the food has NOT CHANGED in 3 years. I'm not convinced about the tofu though. Another great after dinner desert, with a very good sauce. Asiana’s still got quite nice business class product. I always wondered why they keep the temp so low during the summer (and in planes) and this solves my mystery! Lovely stuff, with Asiana's signature slightly gloopy cheesecake. It is ungodly hot. 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