British Airways is bringing VR entertainment for its passengers traveling in first class.
The airline announced that it will offer VR headsets from SkyLights for select first-class flights between London’s Heathrow and New York’s JFK airports.
British Airways is the first UK based airline to adopt VR entertainment, Previously Qantas and Alaska Airlines also did a trial of this service.
British Airways is investing £6.5 billion for its customers over five years, including the installation of the best quality Wi-Fi and power in every aircraft seat, fitting 128 long-haul aircraft with new interiors and taking delivery of 72 new aircraft. The airline has introduced its Club Suite, a new business class seat with direct aisle access. British Airways is also hosting a range of activities and events throughout the year to explore the future of sustainable aviation fuels and the aviation careers of the future. – British Airways Press Release.
British Airways is facing tough competition from major middle eastern airlines.