Review of Austrian Airlines flight Dubai Vienna in Economy

Airline Austrian Airlines
Flight OS840
Class Economy
Seat 32A
Flight time 06:25
Take-off 17 Jan 15, 02:25
Arrival at 17 Jan 15, 05:50
OS   #53 out of 136 Airlines A minimum of 20 Flight-Reports is required in order to appear in the rankings. 188 reviews
whitelight44
Published on 10th March 2015
Hi all,

This is about my trip back home to Iran and to the Arabic countries in the Persian Gulf area, you can see all parts here:


Toronto to Frankfurt- Air Canada: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9253.html
Frankfurt to Tehran- Lufthansa- Tehran Pictures: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9322.html
Tehran- Shiraz- Tehran- Mahan Air: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9666.html
Tehran to Kuwait- Kuwait Airways: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9383.html
Kuwait to Dubai- Kuwait Airways: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9456.html
Dubai to Doha- Qatar Airways: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9501.html
Doha to Bahrain- British Airways: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9519.html
Bahrain to Kuwait- United Airlines: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9554.html
Kuwait to Dubai- Fly Dubai: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9600.html
Dubai to Vienna- Austrian Airlines: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9622.html
Vienna to Toronto- Austrian Airlines: http://flight-report.com/en/report-9629.html

This part is about our return back to Toronto from Dubai via Vienna by Austrian airlines

Austrian check in at terminal 1

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After passing huge lines at passport control and passing security check we went down to the tunnel that connects the terminal to the airside terminal

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Shops at terminal 1

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Some books in Arabic

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Picture of Dubai's future terminal at world central airport. It looks not bad but I kind of like DXB and it's awesome location right next to Dubai's city centre much more

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Rendering of future Kuwait airport's terminal, which is very nice

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Rendering of Rome's future terminal. I had no idea about this one. Looks like FCO is expanding nicely

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Inside a book. The Arabic alphabet is the same as Persian (Farsi) alphabet of Iran but words mean totally different things except for some similar words. It's like English and Italian, same words but different meaning with some common words.

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A cute camel that I got for myself :)

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Now at our gate area

Air Inida

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Our plane's tail visible

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The seating area

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Boarding

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Beautiful refurbished cabin

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Our seat

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Blanket

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Pillow

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The great IFE

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Shaheen Airlines next to us

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Safety video

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Shaheen Airlines, Aeroflot and Air Algerie

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Taxing

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Take off

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Going over Iran

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First they served a snack sandwich, which was tasty

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Around 1:30 hour before landing in Vienna, they served the breakfast, which was very delicious as well

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Landing in Vienna

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Disembarking

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A look at our plane

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Vienna's new terminal does not have much to do except some shops at the beginning of it, also it's very dark and I wished they used brighter furniture. It was also very hard to take pictures of planes due to glass reflection

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But it had an amazing thing, which is these seats that you can sleep on. It's very handy and useful for passengers with long connections and they were super comfy.

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And I slept on this comfy seat for the next 2 hours before our flight to Toronto :)

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Hope you enjoyed this FR :)

















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Verdict

Austrian Airlines

8.8/10
Cabin9.0
Cabin crew9.0
Entertainment/wifi9.0
Meal/catering8.0

Dubai - DXB

8.0/10
Efficiency6.0
Access8.0
Services9.0
Cleanliness9.0

Vienna - VIE

8.0/10
Efficiency8.0
Access8.0
Services8.0
Cleanliness8.0

Conclusion

Overall a great flight by Austrian. Very clean and fresh cabin. Comfortable seats for economy with good legroom and seat width. Nice crew and the meal tasted good too. The IFE was great too.

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