Low cost bmi has upgraded its business and premium economy class cabins with flat beds on its Airbus A330 aircraft.

The airline's long haul business class product offers passengers telephones, laptop power points and dataports as well as an inflight entertainment package.

The airline also uses an onboard chef for its business customers offering restaurant-quality food.

The new beds in business class are 26” wide, 6” with a seat pitch of 78” – 80”.

 Business class

 BMI cabin 3

 Business class

Lisa Meredith, bmi marketing manager, said: "As a business purpose airline, we are confident that the introduction of flat beds in the business cabin will prove popular with our customers.

BMI cabins 
 Premium economy class

"The combination of the new beds and the onboard chef positions bmi as a market-leading airline offering an unrivalled business cabin product."

Its premium economy cabin has also been revamped with new seats which have a 49” seat pitch, a 50 degree recline and 21” seat width, with electronic leg rest and back support and plus an individual 9” arm stow screen.

The cabin will feature just 30 seats, with a 2-2-2 configuration.

BMI cabin 4 
 Premium economy class


BMI cabin 5 
 Premium economy class


Source: FlightGlobal.com