Nobody was able to explain me why. The seat pitch in the Air Berlin Economy Class is a little limited The cloth seats themselves were spotlessly clean and are pretty comfortable when sitting down. Fortunately the middle seat between us stayed empty, so it was just like intra-Europe business class. From there I napped, stared, ate, then settled in to read the newspaper front to back. There are plenty of single seats for everyone if you are traveling alone. Full hot meals are complimentary on long-haul flights Coffee, tea, soft drinks or fruit juices are available free of charge.
Topbonus members can use miles to upgrade themselves to these seats at a promotional price of 10,000 miles. This offer should be extended to One-World partners but it is not so: could not book it on web check in anyway. I felt for a discount airline there was plenty of legroom. Good entertainment on modern screens I have to admit that we were pretty surprised to see that the entertainment system in Economy Class was pretty much on-pair with what is offered in the Air Berlin Business Class. Seats are horribly narrow and not long enough in the flat position, reading lamp not usable, almost no room to put your belongings. As of December 2010, Air Berlin had 404 Airbus A 330-200, with 400 aircraft in operations, and an additional number of 152 to be expected.
I am booked on a AirBerlin A330-200 on seat 36D and was wondering if you can tell me anything about the legroom and conditions there? Opinions expressed here are the author's alone, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities. Entering a plane, walking by the fabulous first and business class seats and finally seeing the emergency rows fully booked and there goes the last glimpse of hope for a little bit more space. When I asked again, saying Please, I need to catch my flight on time. The Best Business Class Seats As you can see in the photo below I am in two different seats on the plane. Seat availability will begin shortly and retrofitting is scheduled for completion by December 1, 2015. Up to and including 12 February 2016, airberlin is offering the popular seats at a special price of 69 euros per leg, thus 10 euros less than usual.
Air Berlin representative was not helpful at all. It is a horrible seat with room for your left leg only. I had reason to stay that way once I boarded too. The Boeing 737 had the A320 safety sheet. Not only will you be able to enjoy your flight in more comfort, the seats are also located right in the beginning rows which makes entering and leaving the plane quicker and much more convenient. Superb service, reasonably good food, but seats are terribly tight. But it's all over since Air Berlin stops flying in a few days, so no recommendation.
When we boarded the plane it was an exit row. There were newspapers unfortunately only in German , I got a drink, really friendly staff: I liked it! You may choose unlimited drinks when flying Air Berlin in Economy Class Drinks were offered three times, but you may also ask for a drink in the galley if you want more. All that remained was my newspaper and a reading lamp…oh crap…there goes the lamp. Once there boarding was called within five minutes, and once again we were loaded onto a bus like sardines till there was no room anymore. After staying in line for almost an hour to actually talk with someone they tell me that I have flight for today so they don't understand why is my problem - if they would tell me up front that the flight at 5pm will not happen I would fly directly from Bonn to Prague at 7 pm.
When in doubt grab an aisle anywhere besides the combined middle seats. Outside of banner ads published through the Boarding Area network, this compensation does not impact how and where products appear on this site. Flew from Bucharest to Nuremberg with a layover in Berlin. No separate business class counter during night before check-in service! As part of a codeshare though, they are difficult to work with. Few from Los Angeles to Bologna via Düsseldorf with Air Berlin. Booked Alitalia, got Air Berlin. No inflight entertainment; no electrical outlet, however on the B737 there was wifi return flight which offered paid inflight entertainment.
Now on to the Air Berlin review! Since I am a rather tall person 2m I require as much legroom as possible on long distance flights, so I was wondering if 36D provides that or if I should rather upgrade to 36H. I saw a lot of people with the same problem - the width is also pretty tight. First flight from Florence delayed by 3 hours, resulting in missed connection. Seats were the worst I have experienced in many years of transatlantic flying. To sum it up in a few words: The experience was surprisingly good! Jetzt können Air Berlin Fluggäste auf der Langstrecke mehr Bein zeigen. I was prepared for delays and even cancellations, because of the insolvency of Air Berlin. I cherish upgrades and never take them for granted.
If you were trapped on a plane for 8 hours and all you had to eat was…nevermind. It currently flies to the following Transatlantic destinations: Transatlantic destinations Source: Air Berlin Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, Boston, Dallas and Havana are the destinations with the expanded configuration. I had three different information last 10 minutes. Welcome to Economy Class and Beyond — Your no-nonsense guide to network news, honest reviews, with in-depth coverage, unique research as well as the humour and madness as I only know how to deliver. The competition runs up to and including 24 February 2016. I am never picky when someone is serving a meal in the sky but I can say this food was excellent.