Clocxit – UK Time up to two hours different for seven months of the year

1st April noon update: Hopefully those who read this article before noon soon realised that today was April Fool's Day - sadly it could easily be true, especially when you look at the mess UK Politicians have made of Brexit. The hour you lost at the weekend might be one you never get back - … Continue reading Clocxit – UK Time up to two hours different for seven months of the year

95 Years of CSA Czech Airlines Cabin Crew Uniforms

Czech Airlines is the World's fifth oldest airline still in operation. The airline was founded on October 6th 1923 - it was originally called ČSA Československé státní aerolinie (Czechoslovak State Airlines). Just in case you wondered about the older airlines: KLM (1919), Aviatica (1919), Qantas (1920) and Aeroflot (1923). To celebrate their 95th birthday, Czech … Continue reading 95 Years of CSA Czech Airlines Cabin Crew Uniforms

Václav Havel Airport in Lego, Prague, Czech Republic

Václav Havel Airport was formerly known as Prague Ruzyně - the airport changed its name on the 5th October 2012 on what would have been former Czech President Havel's 76th birthday). There are two Terminals; Terminal One is dedicated to flights outside the Schengen Area (free movement between ten EU countries) and Terminal Two for Schengen Area flights. … Continue reading Václav Havel Airport in Lego, Prague, Czech Republic

EU Flight Delay Compensation – Claim up to EUR600

If you're flight is delayed more than three hours or your flight is cancelled, EU rule 261/2004 means you could be entitled to claim compensation. Airlines have been fighting this rule, especially with regard to what constitutes 'extraordinary circumstances'. A 2014 Supreme Court decision means that airlines now have to pay unless the cause was completely outside … Continue reading EU Flight Delay Compensation – Claim up to EUR600

Czech Republic introduces Ebola form for arriving passengers

The Czech Republic have introduced a form that must be completed by all arriving passengers. I took a picture (iPhone quality) of my form before completing it - see below. The form is distributed and collected by flight attendants while you are on board - it isn't an arrival form that you hand to the immigration … Continue reading Czech Republic introduces Ebola form for arriving passengers

Wizz Air Privilege Pass and Save Documents to Profile Updates

9th April 2015 update: Privilege Pass now includes free choice of assigned seating. Wizz Air is a low-cost Hungarian Airline. I only use them to fly from London Luton to Prague. Like most low-cost airlines, the initial flight is cheap and then you have to pay for checked luggage, large (bigger than a laptop bag) cabin … Continue reading Wizz Air Privilege Pass and Save Documents to Profile Updates