Height Cuisine

British Airways sets its culinary program flying

Maintaining an unwavering commitment to excellence, British Airways has gone to great lengths to develop a culinary program that serves delicious meals to passengers in all flight classes. To this end the airline has launched Height Cuisine, a program that takes into account the environmental factors of altitude, air pressure and humidity into the menu creation process. Chefs helm recipe development, working with experts from …

Cathay Pacific Premium Economy

Test-driving the airline's new Premium Economy hybrid flight experience

Aiming to bridge the gap between the sophistication of business class and the cramped quarters of coach, Cathay Pacific recently launched Premium Economy class in its 747 and 777 aircraft, available on flights between New York and Hong Kong from April 2012. I had the opportunity to test drive the new seats and amenities on a delivery flight out of Seattle last month, and at …

Daytum, One Year Later

Over 100k miles flown, 90 hotel nights, 35 destinations and more travel data tracked and visualized with Feltron's iPhone app

One year ago we posted about Daytum, Nicholas Felton‘s iPhone app and website for tracking and visualizing personal data. While I started off 2011 noting everything from eggs eaten to taxi rides, my range of usage narrowed quickly to capturing travel-related statistics. I fly a lot, but the destinations and airlines vary—Daytum has proven to be a great way to aggregate all of this data …