14/08/2012 06:05 BST | Updated 14/08/2012 06:15 BST

Gold-Plated Travel: First Class Cabins For Olympic Elite (PICTURES)

London 2012 has drawn to a close, and the skies above us are filling with exhausted athletes and fans flying home.

Not all of them will be travelling cattle class, though. The rich and famous (you know the ones: they were sitting in the best seats and got tickets to all the most exciting events) will be taking to the air in luxury, sipping champagne and having their every whim catered for. Huffpost Lifestyle has picked out the gold medalists in luxury air travel for your perusal.

First Class Flying: Luxury Air Cabins