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Archive for October, 2017

Lufthansa trials onboard grocery shopping service: A shift in shopper ownership?

Source: moodiedavittreport.com »

GERMANY. Lufthansa is offering passengers the chance to do their grocery shopping onboard in a pilot programme.

The airline noted that travellers often return home from a trip to find their refrigerator empty – and said the service would alleviate this stress.

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Sport 24 Schedule: October 24th – 30th

Sport 24 - Oct 24 - 30This week Sport 24 will have LIVE coverage of great sporting action for you to enjoy in-flight. They will be showing ATP Tennis from Paris, Euroleague Basketball, and the MotoGP Malaysia Grand Prix.

Here are some other highlights for the week:

Premier League

         Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur

Bournemouth vs. Chelsea

Leicester City vs. Everton

Burnley vs. Newcastle United

NFL

Miami Dolphins vs. Baltimore Ravens

Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Detroit Lions

NHL

Edmonton Oilers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Calgary Flames vs. St. Louis Blues

Dallas Stars vs. Calgary Flames

Check out the LIVE schedule on Sport 24’s website or follow them on Twitter for updates!

ALWAYS IN THE MOMENT

@SPORT24LIVE

Sport 24 Schedule: October 17th – 23rd

Sport 24 - oct 17 - 23This week the NBA season kicks off and Sport 24 will have LIVE coverage for you to enjoy in-flight. They will also be showing UEFA Champions League, MotoGP Australian Grand Prix, Premier League, and NFL

Here are some highlights for the week:

NBA

         Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors vs. Memphis Grizzlies

Premier League

        West Ham United vs. Brighton & Hove Albion

Huddersfield vs. Manchester United

Southampton vs. West Bromwich Albion

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool

NFL

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders

Arizona Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Rams

Dallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers

Atlanta Falcons vs. New England Patriots

Check out the LIVE schedule on Sport 24’s website or follow them on Twitter for updates!

ALWAYS IN THE MOMENT

@SPORT24LIVE

CNN International: November Programming Highlights

Coming up on CNN International in-flight during November (Times are in GMT and CET and subject to change)

CNNi Inside the Louvre Abu DhabiInside the Louvre Abu Dhabi

When the Louvre Abu Dhabi finally opens its doors on November 11th, it will be the culmination of 10 years work and the fulfilment of the UAE’s lofty cultural ambitions. The spectacular building is the vision of award-winning architect Jean Nouvel. Its centerpiece, a dome made out of 7,850 unique stars, creates a ‘rain of light’ that dances across the museum interior.

Louvre Abu Dhabi boasts more than 600 artworks, spanning a myriad of cultures and periods, including 300 masterpieces on loan from other institutions, including famous works from masters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Henri Matisse and Edouard Manet. Through this half-hour special, we tell the intimate story of the creation of the Louvre Abu Dhabi and take viewers inside the museum for the first time.

Saturday 25 November at 1530 GMT and 1630 CET / 2030 GMT and 2130 CET

Sunday 26 November at 0130 GMT and 0230 CET / 0730 GMT and 0830 CET

Tuesday 28 November at 1030 GMT and 1130 CET

Wednesday 29 November at 0430 GMT and 0530 CET

 

CNNi Equestrian - Global Champions TourCNN Equestrian: Global Champions Tour

The 2017 Longines Global Champions Tour and Global Champions League take place in 15 cities, 12 countries and three continents over a period of eight months. In November, CNN’s Global Champions Tour travels to Doha for the final stop of this grand event that brought together the top show jumpers from around the world.

Thursday 16 November at 1730 GMT and 1830 CET

Friday 17 November at 1030 GMT and 1130 CET

Saturday 18 November at 0300 GMT and 0400 CET / 1300 GMT and 1400 CET

Tuesday 21 November at 1730 GMT and 1830 CET / 0930 GMT and 1030 CET

 

CNNi Building BridgesBuilding Bridges

For Japanese investors, the developing ASEAN, Indian and African markets are a golden opportunity, especially when it comes to the regions’ profound infrastructure needs. Japan can export its technological know-how, while forging business ties with countries that promise a handsome return on investment. Whether through adopting Japan’s clean energy ethos or world-class transportation systems, CNN finds out how Southeast Asia and other parts of the world are being forever transformed by building bridges with Japan. By setting up world-class infrastructure, these countries are hoping to pave the way for successful industrialization.

Friday 10 November at 1030 GMT and 1130 CET

Saturday 11 November at 1330 GMT and 1430 CET

Monday 13 November at 0430 GMT and 0530 CET

Tuesday 14 November at 1730 GMT and 1830 CET

Wednesday 15 November at 0930 GMT and 1030 CET

 

CNNi Hanoi POVHanoi POV

Hanoi POV tells the stories of five personalities in Hanoi and the city they call home, from their favorite local haunts, the places that inspire them, to the best spots in their neighborhoods that are off the beaten tourist map.

Friday 3 November at 0930 GMT and 1030 CET

Saturday 4 November at 1200 GMT and 1300 CET / 1930 GMT and 2030 CET

Tuesday 7 November at 1030 GMT and 1130 CET

Wednesday 8 November at 0430 GMT and 0530 CET

Sport 24 Schedule: October 10th – 16th

Sport 24 - Oct 10 - 16This week Sport 24 will have LIVE coverage of continuing ATP Tennis from Shanghai for you to enjoy in-flight. They will also be showing NHL, Bundesliga, and the MotoGP Japan Grand Prix.

Here are some highlights for the week:

NHL

         Arizona Coyotes vs. Las Vegas Golden Knights

Calgary Flames vs. Los Angeles Kings

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens

Ottawa Senators vs. Edmonton Oilers

NFL

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Carolina Panthers

Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Kansas City Chiefs

New York Giants vs. Denver Broncos

Premier League

        Liverpool vs. Manchester United

Watford vs. Arsenal

Southampton vs. Newcastle United

Check out the LIVE schedule on Sport 24’s website or follow them on Twitter for updates!

ALWAYS IN THE MOMENT

@SPORT24LIVE

Sport 24 Schedule: October 3rd – 9th

Sport 24 - Oct 3 - 9This week the NHL season kicks off and Sport 24 will have LIVE coverage for you to enjoy in-flight. They will also be showing NFL, Hyundai A-League, and ATP Tennis from Shanghai.

Here are some highlights for the week:

NHL

        St. Louis Blues vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Las Vegas Golden Knights vs. Dallas Stars

Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

NFL

New England Patriots vs. vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Arizona Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Eagles

Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans

Hyundai A-League

        Melbourne City vs. Brisbane Roar

Melbourne Victory vs. Sydney FC

Check out the LIVE schedule on Sport 24’s website or follow them on Twitter for updates!

ALWAYS IN THE MOMENT

@SPORT24LIVE