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Highly connected Oman A330 about to roll off the line

  The Airbus A330-300 that will be delivered to Oman Air on 27 November is special for a number of reasons. The aircraft, MSN1063, will boast Thales IFE and outrageous first class “mini-suites” (outrageous in a good way, see above). But it will also be the first commercial widebody to go into service with Airbus’ ALNA v2 […]

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VIDEO: An in-flight product from Swiss you don’t want to miss!

Swiss International Air Lines is very much like its parent Lufthansa in one key area – it is high-end and knows how to treat its customers during flight. The carrier was kind enough to let me join a group of travel and aviation journalists in experiencing its new business class offering on a big, beautiful […]

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Swiss still mulling connectivity options

I’m writing an interiors feature for Flight in advance of the Hamburg show, and you can be sure I’m going to include a segment about Swiss International Air Lines’ new Airbus A330-300 first class product, which is loaded with bells and whistles. We’ve talked about the product before, but Paul Estoppey, senior manager, head of […]

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PHOTOS: Singapore unveils new business class offering

Singapore Airlines (SIA) today unveiled its latest business class offering, which it says is designed specifically for customers travelling on regional and medium-haul routes. Featured is a new, Weber-made business class seat. Here’s what it looks like on SIA’s newly delivered Airbus A330-300: And here’s the specs: Seat Manufacturer Weber Number of Business Seats 30 […]

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iPod connectivity in economy – you want it? You got it!

The 4Q and full-year earnings bloodbath that US airlines are announcing right now has me a little preoccupied. But I must take a moment to recognize Singapore Airlines (SIA) for offering Apple iPod and iPhone connectivity over Panasonic IFE to all passengers on its first newly delivered Airbus A330-300. SIA claims to be the first in the […]

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