Business San Francisco (SFO) — Xi’an (XIY)
experience which combines the two classes on its 787s. The cabin was arranged in a 2-2-2 configuration with a roomy 78inch seat pitch. The lie-flat seat was so comfortable it allowed me to sleep soundly and awake refreshed, something I have never been able to do no matter how long the flight or how luxurious the seats.
From the very beginning I was favorably impressed by what I think is United’s secret weapon when it comes to service, Flight Attendant Momo, whose friendliness and effervescence is a destination in itself. She not only brought back the luxuriousness of international flying but added a sense of fun that showed she was enjoying the flight as much as I.
United provides noisecanceling headphones for the IFE which offered a host of movie selections. The amenity kit, a fuselage-like tin, provided