airberlin has decided to get creative with its
unused Business Class inventory, by auctioning off Business Class
upgrades on its long-haul flights.
Passengers have the option of bidding for
an upgrade to Business Class up until 72 hours before departure.
Any passenger can check on the airline's
to see whether an auction is available for their flight and can
then submit a bid. The traveller will then find out at least 12 hours
prior to departure whether their bid was successful.
this new service, we are offering guests the opportunity to treat
themselves to an exclusive flight experience in Business Class
on the spur of the moment. Guests can decide how much they are
prepared to pay. Then a decision is made among the bids
submitted as to who will go onboard in Business Class,” said Jacob
Fischer, Vice President Distribution at airberlin.
upgrade gives passengers all the luxury of the new airberlin Business
Class, along with benefits such as priority check-in, Fast Lane
boarding and lounge access.
In spring 2014, airberlin finished
fitting out all its Business Class cabins with the new FullFlat
seats, so it can now offer those on board entirely horizontal beds.
The configuration, with thirteen single and six double seats,
allows for more privacy and ensures that every seat has aisle
A first-class entertainment system and gourmet meals from the Sansibar restaurant round off the exclusive flight
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