Emirates present 360-video tour of A380 flight deck
21 June 2016 • Author: Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review
Emirates have released the world’s first 360-video tour of the flight deck on an Emirates A380, the world’s largest commercial aircraft.
To view the 360-video experience, move your mobile device or navigate with your touchscreen. If you are using a desktop, click and drag the video to view from any angle.
Captain Thomas Ziarno from New Zealand and First Officer Abdulrahman Mohamed Al Busaeedi from the United Arab Emirates give an immersive 360-view tour of the flight deck controls of an A380 aircraft.
Emirates 80th A380
The airline will be taking delivery of its 80th A380 on 21st June 2016. This will be followed by the launch of a daily A380 service to Vienna – Emirates’ 41st A380 destination – starting 1st July 2016. Emirates has a further 62 A380s pending delivery, of which 21 A380s will be joining the fleet this year.
Emirates have over 1,400 pilots on its A380 fleet and more than 2,500 pilots on the Boeing 777 fleet. The airline is hiring over 700 pilots in 2016 to operate its expanding fleet and will be holding multiple recruitment events across the globe to support pilot recruitment. Further information can be found here.