Five FT Finds

An FTer birthday this week – wish pennineuk a happy 50th birthday on 23rd July.

Jenbel and chrissxb have set up a fantastic consolidated do thread.

New news – The sale of Alitalia is on the brink of collapse with Air One the latest and final bidder to withdraw from the auction. What does the future hold for AZ?

A report on a trip – a tale of an inaugural flight, flying low cost carriers longhaul, op-ups, and premium business class.

Something from the talking heads, err Talk Board – a new Finnair Plus forum has been created. There are new proposals for eliminating the Varig forum, combine the destination forums for London with UK & Ireland, create a new forum for Virgin America, and create a new forum for Jet Airways.

Something randomFebs2 is looking for advice on a planned road trip between New York and Las Vegas.