Air France is adding virtual reality as part of the ticketing and on board amenities for business class passengers. While others have included virtual reality on board. It is the first time any airline use this technology for ticket booking.
Today’s news digest incorporates features on Marriott International, Airbus, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Gategroup, Dubai Airport, Thales and Munich Airport.
Star Wars As reported back in April 2015 (refer to our coverage here), All Nippon Airways (ANA)(NH) is partnering with LucasArts(TM) to promote the Star Wars franchise. The Japanese airline recently introduces updates to its online contents. Find out more within.
British Airways Back in September 2014, British Airways (BA) announced (refer to this link for the news release) that it will refresh 18 Boeing 747s in its fleet to bring a consistent on board experience to its customers similar to its new Boeing 787s and Airbus A380s.
(First posted in the morning Eastern Standard Time and updated in the evening). Today’s trending aviation news comes courtesy of UK Government, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines (JL), Qantas Airways (QF), Boeing / Inmarsat and American Airlines (AA).