Our website uses cookies. These are small text files which your web browser stores on your computer. Cookies are used to identify your computer to our server and store your website preferences. Cookies do not contain any personally identifying information.

Tried & Tested

American Airlines

Daniel Hooper jets off from London to Dallas with American Airlines

 

Seats: Sleek charcoal-coloured business seats are laid out in a 1x2x1 pattern and are fully reclinable
— amazingly, there was even enough legroom for all 6’2” of me stretched out. With numerous pockets and storage, there was plenty of space to get settled for the flight ahead.

Food & drink: Dinner was a very nice grilled pork chop with Jerusalem artichoke and roasted cabbage, enjoyed with a craft beer from the New Belgium Brewing Company in Colorado. By the time the light meal trolley reached me there was only one choice left: a pleasant Japanese rice bowl. A snack bar was also available with a generous selection of crisps, sandwiches and sweets.

Entertainment: With Bose noise-cancelling headphones, a decent selection of the latest films and TV shows and classic arcade games, there was enough to keep me amused. For those who are more analogue, a number of newspapers and an interesting in-flight magazine
were available.

Service: Fast, friendly and attentive (although a requested cup of tea failed to materialise).

Details
Route: Heathrow to Dallas
Class: Business class
Aircraft: Boeing 777-300
Journey time: 9h 14m
Contact: aa.com
Verdict: 8/10

Content Notice: Every care is taken in compiling the contents online and in print. However destinationsguide.co.uk and the publisher assume no responsibility for consequences resulting from the publication of, or use of, any of the information contained online/in print. While every care is taken in the accuracy of the information compiled, it is strongly advised the visitor/reader double checks all travel advice with the respective tourist boards/embassies/government offices before acting on any information.

If you would like to contact us with any concerns about any of the content on our website, or report any inaccuracies or notify us of any copyright issues, please send us an email on editorial@aplmedia.co.uk with the url of the article or page and details of the issue. We will respond to any enquiries within 21 days and endeavour to correct any mistakes as soon as possible.

Destinationsguide.co.uk is published by APL Media Limited, Unit 310, Highgate Studios, 53-79 Highgate Road, London NW5 1TL. www.aplmedia.co.uk

Editorial enquiries t: +44 (0)20 7253 9906 e: editorial@aplmedia.co.uk

Sales enquiries t: +44 (0)20 7253 9909 e: sales@aplmedia.co.uk

Company no: 3393234  |  VAT: 701391176  |  Registered Office: 30 City Road, London EC1Y 2AB  |  Copyright 2014 APL Media Ltd. All Rights Reserved.