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In-Flight Magazines - Which Is Your Favourite  
User currently offlineDJMEL From Australia, joined Oct 2008, 140 posts, RR: 0
Posted (5 years 6 months 1 week 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 6808 times:

As someone who has been collecting In-flight Magazines for about 18 years and have over 2,300 from about 65 International and Domestic Airlines, I was wondering which is your Favourite Airlines Inflight Magazine:

My Favourite ones are the Airlines that no longer fly:

Ansett Australia - Panorama
Australian Airlines - The Australian Way (Now the title for Qantas' Inflight Magazine)

I would also like to add to my collection as I have very few American Carriers In-flight Magazines so please let me know how I would go about getting a copy:

American Carriers I already have are:

Northwest Airlines - World Traveler
United Airlines - Hemispheres
US AIRWAYS (Self titled)

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User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1861 posts, RR: 42
Reply 1, posted (5 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 6774 times:
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I dont really have a favourite, though I collect them from the airlines I fly. One thing I DISLIKE big time if there is no fleet list in the back! I especially liked the one in the DL mag, they showed all the planes (incl NW) and engine types on them!


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User currently offlineAmricanShamrok From Ireland, joined May 2008, 2890 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (5 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 6769 times:

Aer Lingus' Cara (the updated one)
http://i278.photobucket.com/albums/kk111/AmericanShamrock/America%202008/America2008097.jpg

[Edited 2009-02-22 11:26:40]


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User currently offlineCAL764 From United States of America, joined May 2008, 377 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (5 years 6 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 6714 times:

CO's. http://magazine.continental.com/


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User currently offlineB747forever From Sweden, joined May 2007, 17065 posts, RR: 10
Reply 4, posted (5 years 6 months 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 6713 times:

I usually enjoy BA's High Life magazine.


Work Hard, Fly Right
User currently offlineA3xx900 From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 335 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 6681 times:

Though somewhat odd, I really liked Estonian's "In Time" magazine. It had great pictures, nice articles and very good inside information on Estonia (especially if you are a firt-timer to this country).
http://www.estonian-air.ee/magazine_in_time



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User currently offlineHOOB747 From United States of America, joined Nov 2006, 438 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 6676 times:

Silly question, but will Lufthansa's in-flight magazine be in English? I'm flying Lufthansa Cityline next week Munich to Naples. I love the route network in back and also the fleet breakdowns. I always thought Delta did a good job with their offering. Northwest as well.


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User currently offlineA3xx900 From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 335 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 6670 times:



Quoting HOOB747 (Reply 6):
will Lufthansa's in-flight magazine be in English?

Yes  Smile It's bilingual.

Enjoy your trip. MUC is a great airport. Maybe the best in Europe!



Why is 10 afraid of 7? Because 7 8 9.
User currently offlineShamrock321 From Ireland, joined May 2008, 1597 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 6653 times:

LH inflight magazine is IMO one of the poorest.

User currently offlineSeemyseems From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2009, 967 posts, RR: 7
Reply 9, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 6638 times:

KL's Holland Herald, and SK's Scanorama are very good reads.

Holland Herlad always grabs me, its very well written and has good articles, I always get my dad to take one on his monthly trips to OSL.



seemyseems
User currently offlineAirtanzania1 From Tanzania, joined May 2006, 89 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 6634 times:

Msafiri on KQ has to be the best for me. Good articles on East Africa and a lot of lovely destination reviews too.

http://www.kenya-airways.com/home/in...default.aspx?colm=msafiri_magazine



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User currently offlineDeltAirlines From United States of America, joined May 1999, 8897 posts, RR: 12
Reply 11, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 6616 times:

It was a shame the US Airways decided to go with US Airways Magazine instead of Attache (the old magazine of US Airways East). Attache was a pretty good magazine, with several articles of interest to business travelers. Was typically a good read on a plane.

User currently offlineIBERIA747 From Spain, joined Aug 2003, 1831 posts, RR: 58
Reply 12, posted (5 years 6 months 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 6593 times:

Iberia - Ronda Iberia
KLM - Holland Herald



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User currently offlinePlunaCRJ From Uruguay, joined Nov 2007, 574 posts, RR: 2
Reply 13, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 6573 times:

I really like LAN´s "in". Each issue is themed on a particular subject, and boosts very interesting articles.

http://www.in-lan.com/

Regards,


User currently offlineSeemyseems From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2009, 967 posts, RR: 7
Reply 14, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 6568 times:



Quoting IBERIA747 (Reply 12):

I agree!

I have only read one copy from Iberia, it was from June 2004.



seemyseems
User currently offlineEric From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 6562 times:



Quoting Seemyseems (Reply 9):
KL's Holland Herald, and SK's Scanorama are very good reads.

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User currently offlineSQ_EK_freak From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2000, 1633 posts, RR: 20
Reply 16, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 6560 times:

I personally really like TG's Sawasdee or SQ's SilverKris magazines - had really interesting articles! I also especially liked TG's layout of the "welcome aboard" stuff.


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User currently offlineJFKMan From United States of America, joined Mar 2007, 598 posts, RR: 1
Reply 17, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 8 hours ago) and read 6538 times:



Quoting DJMEL (Thread starter):
US AIRWAYS (Self titled)

US AIRWAYS MAGAZINE is good...but I liked Attache (the pre-merger one) a LOT better.



US / AA - JFK / TPA
User currently offlineRsrik From India, joined Oct 2008, 160 posts, RR: 0
Reply 18, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 7 hours ago) and read 6531 times:

I used to enjoy reading AS magazines. Haven't flown them in 5 years now, not sure what they are like now. Northwest isn't bad either. I suspect most airlines have reasonably good material. I also sense that most of us have favorable opinions of magazines that we've read. In this context it would be interesting to discuss whether any magazine has been found to be conspicuously poor. I have also read the SWA magazine, and felt, on certain occasions, that they were a little too 'LUV'vy for me, if you know what I mean - somewhat informal and casual.

Sri


User currently offlineTennis69 From Qatar, joined Apr 2007, 401 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (5 years 6 months 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 6527 times:
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If your ranking the magazine on how much information the airline provides on the country they provide coverage for, then I think the best is VN Heritage Magazine. It provides wonderful information on the culture, food and people of Vietnam. Great magazine.

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