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Competitive Analysis And Use Cases Of Virtual Reality By Airlines

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Air France introduces new virtual reality technology for travel agencies to showcase its business class experience and partners with SkyLights to expand on board entertainment options (Related News). This post continues the discussion with competitive analysis of the virtual reality technology used in the airline industry and new use cases.

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How Long Can Commercial Aircrafts Fly Non-Stop Today?

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Earlier, Experience The Skies highlighted the top 20 longest non-stop flights being operated in 2017 (Related Insight). In the post, the longest flight’s operational time lasts between 17 hours 30 minutes to 17 hours 40 minutes in length. Are there any aircrafts currently in operation or planned that is capable to stretching to 2o hours […]

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Longest Non-Stop Flight Titleholder 2017 Edition

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Aircraft manufacturers Boeing and rival Airbus have been working hard on extending flight ranges in their 777/787 and A350/A380 programs since their introduction into service. In combination with lower fuel prices, airlines have been taken risks in flying longer routes non-stop shattering distance current operating records in the process. Experience The Skies have been following […]

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Foodies In The Skies – Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow

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Experience The Skies is serious about food. We believe part of the overall passenger travel experience surrounds the culinary or lack thereof adventures they go through on the daily basis. As such, we created a new series called Foodies In The Skies to create a dialogue.

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Top 10 Longest Flights Of The World – 2016 Edition

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Back in 2014, Experience The Skies crowned (News – September 30, 2014) Qantas Airways (QF) with the title of the world’s longest flight for its Sydney Airport (SYD) to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) route. This will be eclipsed by Emirates on March 1, 2016.  What are the world’s longest flights in 2016?

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Los Angeles – Ultimate Airport Lounge Guide

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Starting this year, we worked closely with our partner Loungereview.com on providing insights to various airport lounges internationally. This is the first product from the partnership entitled The Ultimate Guide to the LAX Airport Lounge Scene. We will publish additional guides from some of the top cities in the world. Visit LoungeReview and Experience The Skies regularly […]

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IATA Introduces International Carry-on Bag Guidelines

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IATA As part of its annual general meeting held in Miami, USA, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced a new size guideline for carry-on bags with the goal to maximize cabin storage space on board most narrow and widebody aircraft types. Refer to press release for video insert from IATA. (Originally posted on June 10 […]

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Airlines Released Applications For Apple Watch Launch April 24

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Apple Watch Applications April 24 is the release date of the much anticipated Apple Watch. Many aviation related applications for airlines and airports have been approved and included in the Apple App Store. Experience The Skies explores the first version of these applications and discuss what future developments lie ahead to improve the passenger experience.