Aviation

Explore the Emirates first class facilities through VR

Emirates have launched a new virtual reality experience showcasing 3D models of the interior of the Emirates A380 and the Emirates Boeing 777!

Which means you can explore all three classes and their facilities before you book your seat. Or, if you’re like us, take this opportunity to see how the other half live by exploring the first class shower facilities.

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Or the on board lounge.

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Or even see what a window seat is like in business class.

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“As we continually invest to provide our customers with an unmatched travel experience onboard and on the ground, we also work very hard to give our customers a world-class digital experience,” Alex Knigge, Emirates’ Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Marketing and Brand said.

“We are pleased to be the world’s first airline to introduce this cutting-edge web VR technology, which offers our customers an immersive opportunity to learn more about the fantastic Emirates experience before they step on board. In our usability tests with customers, we found that they particularly appreciated the 3D seat and cabin models when selecting their seats.”

The high-quality 3D generated graphics are realistic enough to make you get the pre-flying butterflies, and you can even tour the plane hands-free using any VR headset like Google Cardboard.

You can check it out for yourself here.

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