- The Instagram account @airplanefoodselfie
shares images of plane meals on different airlines around the
- One of the most striking takeaways is how much economy food can
vary in standard depending on the airline.
- The account is run by 39-year-old full-time traveller Henry
While it’s no secret that business and first class food is
leagues apart from economy, most people don’t realise quite how
much economy food can vary across different airlines.
Indeed, while on some flights passengers are forced to make do
with overcooked broccoli and pasta served under a foil lid, others
get to enjoy tender chicken and crisp salad served on actual
chinaware with metal cutlery.
There’s one Instagram account which hammers this point home
incredibly clearly: Airplane Food
Set-up by 39-year-old Henry Wu, the account shares images of
airplane meals sent in by travellers, as well as the airline,
flight, and class, and asks fans to rate how delicious the food
Wu started the Instagram account in June 2018 and it swiftly took
off — it now has over 15,500 followers.
Until last autumn, Wu was a software developer based in Chicago,
but he decided to quit his job and sell his home to embark on
full-time travel for a couple of years.
“I love to travel (I flew 102,000 miles in 2018 alone) so over
the years, I developed a decent collection of airplane food
pictures and I never knew what to do with them,” Wu told Business
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Source: FS – All-Travel destinations-News
This Instagram account shows how drastically different economy plane food can be on airlines around the world