Virtual Reality

Competitive Analysis And Use Cases Of Virtual Reality By Airlines


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.

Airbus A350 XWB Wings

How Long Can Commercial Aircrafts Fly Non-Stop Today?


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 […]

Boeing 777-300ER Cockpit Longest Flights

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 […]

Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon Joins Aeroplan

Aeroplan Member Can Earn And Redeem On Select Cathay Pacific Flights

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Aeroplan has been working hard in 2017 to add new earn and redemption options for members who are wary about its relationship with Air Canada in 2020 when the latter officially starts its own frequent flyer programme and compete directly. The loyalty program added Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) and its subsidiary Cathay Dragon (KA) to […]

Cathay Pacific Airways (CX) First Airbus A350-900

Cathay Pacific Receives Its First Airbus A350

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Cathay Pacific Airways received the first of 22 A350-900s on May 28, 2016 becoming the fourth Asian airlines to have this aircraft in its fleet. It will make its inaugural flight to Manila on May 31, 2016 (News – February 15, 2016). Find out more about the Airbus A350 Family (Insight – January 2016).

Boeing 777-300ER Cockpit Longest Flights

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?

American Airlines Boeing 787-8 Los Angeles to Tokyo

How American Airlines Changes Los Angeles To Tokyo Market

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American Airlines will start Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) flight in about two weeks (News – November 4, 2015).  This insight will discuss how the Los Angeles to Tokyo market will change when commercial operation begins. [easy_countdowner name=”demo_countdowner” theme=”default” animation=”smooth” end_date=”2016-02-11″ end_time=”00:00:00″ day_label=”Days” hour_label=”Hours” minute_label=”Minutes” second_label=”Seconds” day_color=”#60686F” hour_color=”#60686F” minute_color=”#60686F” second_color=”#60686F” […]