Yes, it is a criminal offence to be drunk on an aircraft. Flight attendants have the right to refuse alcohol to anyone they believe has drunk too much. Airlines can also refuse to allow passengers on board if they believe they pose a risk to the plane, with that including being drunk.
Not quite premium, but certainly one step above economy is what is known as ‘economy plus’ (or Economy Comfort, Economy XL, among other names). This basically means you are flying with the same service as economy, but you will have a few extra inches of legroom as well as seat recline.Jul 19, 2018
First Class airline seats are expensive because they take up significant real-estate, and the airline senses a market opportunity. A First Class passenger is taking five times as much real estate as an Economy passenger. So, at the very least, our First Class seat should cost 5x the price of an Economy seat.
Skytrax named Virgin Atlantic the World’s best premium cabin, and the pampering starts before you even take flight. Skip the queues with priority boarding and settle in for your flight—seats on the 787-900 are 21 inches wide with a pitch of 38 inches—with a complimentary welcome drink.Jun 15, 2021
Complimentary access to an airline lounge is usually reserved for first and business class passengers, meaning there is no premium economy lounge access, or any for economy class people. Lounge access for premium economy class passengers is available though.Oct 7, 2019
There are three ways to request a MileagePlus Upgrade Award after you have booked your flight: Sign in to your MileagePlus account and pull up your existing reservation to request the upgrade online. Call United Reservations at 1-800-UNITED-1 (1-800-864-8331) or your designated Premier service line.