Review: Biman Bangladesh Maslin Executive Class
Dec 27,2006 Bangkok - Dhaka BG085 A310-324(ET) S2-ADK, 152 POB
Trip Purpose: To fly the DC-10 on Biman, one of the last remain carriers still operating DC10s.
A310 front cabin view.
A nice quick snack was served for the 2hr 15mins journey. Alcohol is available on request on Biman.
Captain invited me to join them in cockpit when we overfly Myanmar.Landing in Dhaka Zia Int'l was smooth, a VOR DME Runway 14 approach was made. The fog have lifted considerably with 3 miles visibility showing. We taxied into gate 4.
Transit at Dhaka
I was later invited to join the delayed Hajj Saudi flight pilgrims to dine together in the dining hall at the airport. Quite an interesting experience.
Dhaka Airport Airside area
Stairways to lounges at Dhaka.
Sheraton Hotel Airport Lounge
Delayed Hajj pilgrims dining.
Joining the delayed pilgrims to have a complimentary meal!
Flight departure information screen.