Zurich Kloten 21-1-20

The first overseas visit of the year was to Zurich to catch some traffic arriving for the World Economic Forum, which takes place at Davos each year. The flight with Swiss international departed LHR at 06:00 and HB-IJR was airbourne from runway 27L on time. 1 hour 20 minutes later we touched down on runway … Continue reading Zurich Kloten 21-1-20

Far East Trip Day 6 – Taipei Songshan and Taoyuan 10-10-19

Thursday 10th October. It was another fine morning at Haneda but I was moving on. I was flying with China Airlines to Taipei Songshan. Whilst in the international terminal at Haneda I managed to read a few of the biz off on the far side. I heard my name announced and made my way to … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 6 – Taipei Songshan and Taoyuan 10-10-19

Far East Trip Day 5 – Tokyo Heliport and Haneda 9th October 2019

I woke at 5:30 this morning to the room shaking and the bed bobbing up and down, not a usual occurrence - especially when I am on my own 😀 . I had just experienced an earth tremor which lasted about 4 seconds. I decided to get up and get up onto the terminal 1 … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 5 – Tokyo Heliport and Haneda 9th October 2019

Far East Trip Day 4 – Tokyo Narita, and Haneda 8th October 2019.

After an early breakfast at the Narita Rest House I made my way the Terminal 1 viewing deck. The rain had stopped but the weather was very murky. Not a lot seemed to be going on with most aircraft arriving behind me on the far runway out of sight which was frustrating. After about half … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 4 – Tokyo Narita, and Haneda 8th October 2019.

Far East Trip Day 3 – Fukuoka & Tokyo Narita 7th October 2019

Day 3, and it was an early start to check in for my flight from Incheon to Fukuoka. The heavens had opened and I was glad that i was moving on, however Korea was a wonderful country, very clean and the people very welcoming. I was originally booked with Jin Air for this leg, but … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 3 – Fukuoka & Tokyo Narita 7th October 2019

Far East Trip Day 2 – Seoul Gimpo and Incheon 6th October 2019

Day 2, and it was an early Breakfast then the Shuttle bus back to T1 in order to catch the all stop train to Seoul Gimpo. The journey time was about 35 minutes and was very straightforward. I had read that the viewing deck on the KAC building only opened at 9am, however I had … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 2 – Seoul Gimpo and Incheon 6th October 2019