Car manufacturers and the aviation have more in common than you think. Both industries are striving to branches always to transport the passengers as comfortable as possible from A to B. Now, Mercedes and Emirates want to follow common paths. For this reason, a Brand was launched, their first project has now been presented: It is the common fully redesigned First Class in the Boeing-777-Emirates fleet.
In 2014, the cooperation with a first Meeting in Woburn Abbey, great Britain began. Here, Teams from both companies exchanged views on current design trends. Particularly from the design of the then-new S-class, the aircraft interior were enthusiastic Designer. And so it was, for the first time in the work by the automotive design for inspiration.
In three years, the closed First-Class Private Suite with a size of four square meters and total privacy. The cabins are arranged in a 1-1-1 configuration. And what now comes from the S-class? The choice of material, high standard Workmanship, the controls, as well as the ambience lighting system. This virtual window, the transmitted real-time images of outside the aircraft on the screens in the cabin without a real window. In all cabins with window glasses are ready. In addition, passengers can communicate via the video call function with the flight attendants. The suites also have a Service window on the drinks or Canapés can be served.
But not only in the air, the cooperation is bearing fruit: From the 1. December 2017, to Emirates offers the First-class cabin passengers a door-to-door Transfer service to and from the Dubai airport. This Chauffeur-drive Service ... three Times you may guess ... of course, with a Mercedes S-class.(ml)