New China Airlines Business Class Review – A350 XWB – Brisbane to Auckland (amenity kit give away)

China Airlines A350 Business Class Trip Repot
Welcome to my review of the China Airlines Business Class product from Brisbane (BNE) to Auckland (AKL) in an Airbus A350-900 which was delivered to CI only 1 month prior to my flight.

Extra videos:
Longer review of the Premium Plaza Lounge:
Take-off: apologies, this will take about a week to upload.
Sunset landing: apologies, this will take about a week to upload, although this one is worth the wait!

SeatL 16K
Music: bensound ‘summer’
Camera: Sony A6500
Flight: CI53 BNE-AKL
Airline: China Airlines (CI)
Aircraft: Airbus A350-900 XWB
Aircraft registration: B-18916

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Check out my other Airbus A350 videos:
Cathay A350 Business Class HKG to AKL:
Qatar A350 Business Class DOH to MUC:
Stunning Cathay A350 landing into AKL:
Cathay A350-900 music video:
Cathay A350 takeoff from HKG:
Qatar A350 takeoff from DOH:

Give away competition details.
The competition. The video can be found here:
– you can only enter once
– to enter, simply ‘like’ the video, ‘comment’ once and make sure you’ve subscribed. Every person who meets those inclusion criteria between now and the 24:00AEST 30th May 2018 will have the opportunity to win.
– you have to include in your comment ‘ #amenitykit‘
– I’ll send a private message via youtube (if you’ve allowed it through your account settings) to let you know you’ve won within 2 days of the competition ending. The winner will also be posted in the comments below this video.

Official rules:
1. YouTube and the airlines are not sponsors of this competition.
2. A free number generator will be used to select a number (between 1 and the number of people who enter) and I will organize the eligible comments in the order of ‘newest first’. FOR EXAMPLE: if the number of ‘37’ is generated, the person who made the 37th comment will win.
3. The winners will be announced in the video description (which will be edited after the winners are announced). I will also private message the winners IF THEY HAVE ENABLED THIS FEATURE ON THEIR PROFILE. If I’m unable to make contact with the winners within 30 days (or they don’t make contact with me), the prize is forfeited and will be used in another give away.
4. Your username is the only information that I will temporarily hold on to. No personal information will be kept or sold to other parties.
5. Youtube Community Guidelines (link: ). Entries which do not comply, will be disqualified.
6. There is no financial arrangement between myself and the airlines.
7. I will mail the prize to the winners. Please allow several weeks, especially if the winners are not in Australia.
8. Competition closes on 30 May 2018 at 24:00 Sydney (Australia) time.


Claude Mazzocco says:

Cool video very impressive …#amenitykit

Kate Grevett says:


Lawrence K. Wong says:

Thanks for the great video..

Ben Kennedy says:

Awesome video like always! #amenitykit

Ty-Pink says:

Gg #amenitykit

bk4444 says:

good review as per #amenitykit

Julie06 says:


kipper 1 says:

Brilliant Video again.

China Airlines looks so good.

Alan Lee says:

Amazing video and review Paul, looking forward for more video. #amenitykit

Anne Dugan says:


I’ll take your socks as a consolation prize! They are awesome!!

Dpd Log says:

The seats are great! #amenitykit

Andrew says:

Sorry if someone has asked but do you plan on doing the International leg of QF9/QF10 anytime soon?

DennisBunnik Travels says:

Well done mate, great review and an amazing effort to get it edited and up so quickly.

David Ellis says:

Really enjoyed a short trip to Taiwan a few years back and this would be a great way to get back there! #amenitykit

Carlos lurajud says:


Waqar Ahmed says:

Very well done #amenatyit

jim foster says:

#amenitykit, liked the separate lounge review

jelmerpilotHD says:

Really cool video Paul! Enjoyed it!

Sarinf Serg says:

EPIC video #amenitykit

Kohatu Brooking says:

You have convinced me to book business with China Airlines now, seems like a nice product! #amenitykit

Matthew McPhee says:

Love the reviews, keep them coming:))

Marlin Lee says:

Great video #amenity kit

Ambert Tran says:


Perth Plane Spotting HD says:

Do a Japan Airlines Or ANA review!

workhardtravelharder says:

Another wonderfully edited video Paul!

Irfaan says:

Beautiful aircraft! #amenitykit

Ayman Ali says:


Gerardo Ramos says:

Lovely detailed experience 🙂

Mico Vanhanen says:

Awesome video! #amenitykit

Rosa Lewis says:

I was lucky and won the last time hope who ever wins is as happy as I was

Keith Smith says:

Nice video ! Most Chinese airlines start at 10 or 11 for J & miss 13.
Sweet 16 hehe.
Food look quite poor to say the least. CX charge for WiFi as well on the 350 on SIN-HKG for example in J !

Tom says:


Matthew Jones says:

Happy to have you back in Auckland! Great option for a trans tasman trip since Emirates are out – can’t believe how cheap their trans tasman flights are. Amazing. #amenitykit

Steve Bee says:

Great video

Aviator NZ says:


Andrew Leong says:

Great review again! and omg that wood trim on CI A350 is just a beauty! Looks so unique and classy. #amenitykit

Keith Smith says:

Good to see the Taiwanese getting a go on … EVA their direct ‘home’ competition, along with the other many Chinese airlines

Scott Pepler says:

Your videos are awesome #amenitykit

Carlos lurajud says:

All your videos are brilliant especially the Emirates A380 first class review from Christchurch to Sydney

C.L Law says:

Very detailed report and love the design of the cabin. Thanks for the amazing trip report. Great Work Paul! #amenitykit

David Ling says:

Another great video! Keep up the good work! #amenitykit #yay350

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