Review of Ethiopian Airlines flight Hong Kong Tokyo in Economy

Airline Ethiopian Airlines
Flight ET672
Class Economy
Seat 36A
Aircraft Boeing 787-8
Flight time 04:20
Take-off 09 Sep 15, 15:20
Arrival at 09 Sep 15, 20:40
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Published on 21st January 2016
This is my first time travel on Ethiopian Airlines 787-8.
Also it is my first time go to Tokyo myself.

Extra information
Depart from HKG
STD 1520
ATD 1522

Arrive NRT
STA 2040
ATA 2035

No of crew 2 pilots / 8 crews
No of pax
Cloud Nine : 6/24
Economy : 101/246

I arrived at airport around 1300.
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My plane to Tokyo ET-AOP
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The view from 22A
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The interface of IFE
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Safety Video
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The blue sky
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If seems too many people around 22A, I decided change to 36A
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The window side
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The broken armrest
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The album of singer form HK Jinny NG
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The album of famous signer Eason Chan from HK
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The nice view
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Start the meal service
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The beef with rice, which is tasty and looks like Business class meal.
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The salad
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Panna cotta and raspberry sauce
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Cheese cracker with white wine
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Nice view after dinner
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Cabin view
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Emergency Exit
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Nice view in the cabin, looks an International flight after row 28
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The comparison between normal window and dimmed window
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Beautiful sunset view
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The dimmed effect of the view
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Nice sunset view from the cabin
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The overnight kit
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Sunset view again
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After go to washroom, the FA let me try the business class meal
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The beef with potato, also include a bread roll, salad ,cheese cracker
and chocolate mousse. Which is the tasty meal.
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The logo of Ethiopian Airlines
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The control button of IFE
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Start to land on Tokyo/Narita
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Arrive Tokyo soon
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Approach to Tokyo !!!
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The passengers leave the plane
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The Economy Class
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The Cloud Nine
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Some pics of JAL factory tour, JAL can let me use these photo after the
request of confirmation

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Ethiopian Airlines

Cabin crew9.5

Hong Kong - HKG


Tokyo - NRT



It is a nice jounery travel with ET 787-8 to Tokyo.
Also, thanks to the kindly crew and a lot of surprise in ET672.
Such as tasty Business Class meal and lots of smile with the passengers from the crew.
36A is a nice seat to take photo with the wings and the sky.

However, one out of six washroom was out of service. Also, some armrest and cup holder are
Broken. Home ET can fix it out.

Information on the route Hong Kong (HKG) Tokyo (NRT)

Les contributeurs de Flight-Report ont posté 19 avis concernant 6 compagnies sur la ligne Hong Kong (HKG) → Tokyo (NRT).


La compagnie qui obtient la meilleure moyenne est Cathay Pacific avec 8.4/10.

La durée moyenne des vols est de 4 heures et 7 minutes.

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  • Comment 348682 by
    East African 1595 Comments
    Indeed that's a kind offer from the crew!
    the portion seems more generous that the Y serving. on the other hand C class starter and dessert fail to impress, the Y ones look tastier

    thanks for sharing
    • Comment 348797 by
      henrylau1991 AUTHOR 72 Comments
      The portion seems more generous that the Y serving => Absolutely, the C class meal is more generous in the portion.
      C class starter and dessert fail to impress => This may be lower than Asian standard, may be I can explain why the C class from HKG-NRT can sell as $5500 HKD (650-700 USD). That I can accept the meal quality of C class.

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