Here is a report of a recent trip to Düsseldorf on the new LH Regional service from GLA.
My first report !
No online check in from GLA but old fashioned check in was smooth and was assigned a window seat 8A.
Virgin Atlantic A330 to Orlando.
Flybe and BA on the domestic pier.
Here is the CRJ 900 taking me to DUS.
757 looks great from this angle.
CRJ 900 basking in the sunshine.
Gate 33 .
Boarding began on time . A few Americans onboard connecting via DUS /FRA. Load was about just over half full and none in Biz class for this weekend flight.
GLA - DUS
A look across the cabin.
EK27 from Dubai has landed . Dwarfs our CRJ.
A look to the front , waiting for pushback.
E190 on remote stand wonder why?
NATS air traffic control.
Amercian registered a/c ahead of us . Anyone know what is it?
On to RWY 23 we go.
Intl pier with added ' Emirates'
Spot the KLM Fokker 70.
Home ground of St Mirren FC
Climbout was smooth and conditions were glorious.
Solway Firth .
Why not? Warsteiner.
Chicken Schnitzel with Potato Salad. Ate the Chicken but not keen on the rest.
Must be Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA)
Leeds with Elland Road visable
Lincolnshire coast i presume?
A military Globemaster flew just below us for a bit.
Up above detail.
Dutch coastline and descent has started from FL39.
Amsterdam airport barely visible
Likely to be Düsseldorf Weeze airport , Ryanair visable .
Fasten your belts we are gonna land .
Wonder whose stadium is this?
A bit of Golf...
Barges on the river , Rhine perhaps?
Welcome to DUS.
SAS MD 80 at Gate.
Made my way to the S - Bahn train
Glasgow gets a mention in the airport magazine.
Train only 10 minutes to Hauptbahnhof.
Ah German Cusine.
Spot Sebastian Vettel Dortmund Supporter.
Some shots of Düsseldorf city .
Great flight on LH and hope this route prospers , its early days yet!
Thanks for reading.