11th April 2018

SkyLights tackles VR IFE safety head-on (Inflight)

SkyLights, the American-French company that leverages cinematic Virtual Reality (VR) as premium passenger entertainment, has demonstrated its commitment to safety announcing DO-160 certification of its Allosky headset during this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg.

3rd April 2018

UAE airlines Emirates and Etihad announce VR trials (Gulf Business)

Abu Dhabi’s Etihad said today it would introduce SkyLights Aero Virtual Reality entertainment headsets at its first class and business class lounges at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s Terminal 3. Emirates made a similar announcement on Thursday saying it would trial the same headsets at Dubai International’s Concourse B business lounge during April and first class lounge during May.

1st April 2018

Emirates launches Virtual Reality headsets at Dubai Airport (Time Out Dubai)

Now you can immerse yourself in a 3D cinematic experience at Dubai International Airport. As well as featuring any number of restaurants, an in-terminal spa and loads of shopping options, Emirates is now providing Skylights theatre headsets to customers in DXB.

26th March 2018

沉浸式虚拟现实影院,让旅客爱上飞行

一些战略超前商业航空公司,如荷兰皇家航空,汉莎航空与法国航空甚至开始尝试将虚拟现实概念引进客舱娱乐系统。然而,直到今天这一概念依然没有获得广泛的商业应用。

我们今天要介绍的这家公司,SkyLights再次发起了挑战,并且有迹象表明,他们已经获得了重大突破。

26th February 2018

JAL tests out new offering from SkyLights (PAX International)

Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. (JAL) recently showed SkyLights’ Cinematic VR Entertainment to a delegation of VIP guests traveling at the end of January between Japan, India and Sri Lanka.

11th January 2018

The battle for business class passengers (PeterGreenberg.com)

For entertainment, Air France is now in partnership with virtual reality technology company SkyLights to offer immersive in-flight entertainment headsets. These personal devices provide passengers 2D and 3D virtual reality experiences. This gives them one of the most innovative business class entertainment systems on the market. 

30th November 2017

SkyTeam brings virtual cinema to Dubai lounge (Arabian Aerospace)

SkyTeam is teaming up with high-tech company SkyLights to transform its Dubai lounge into a virtual movie theater. For a limited time, customers can watch multimedia content on immersive Bravo headsets and enjoy the latest cinematic VR technology before they fly. The ‘Virtual Cinema’ pilot is part of SkyTeam’s strategy to deliver an innovative and memorable experience each time customers visit one of the alliance’s seven branded lounges. 

27th September 2017

25th September 2017

SkyLights' next-gen VR headset AlloSky takes flight at APEX (Runway Girl Network)

AlloSky offers up an array of new features including full HD resolution (1080p each eye), a 60% weight reduction to its predecessor (the Bravo Theater), and state-of-the-art dioptric correction to cater to the eyesight of all passengers. As part of the solution’s inauguration SkyLights is running an early-access launch program with Air France, Joon, gategroup, AccorHotels, Corsair and Jetfly.

13th August 2017

Air France trials virtual reality (Business Traveller)

Air France is trialling SkyLights virtual reality entertainment in their business class. From the start of August a limited number of headsets will be available onboard their A340 flights between Paris CDG and St Martin. Air France confirm that the solution "could be rolled out on other flights in the months ahead".

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14th July 2017

French railway SNCF adopts SkyLights VR headsets (VR World)

SkyLights deploys its immersive entertainment solution onboard SNCF's TGV link between Paris and Milan. The service, a first in European rail travel, allows first class passengers to enjoy the latest blockbuster films and trending series in 2D and 3D on their own personal movie screen.

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12th July 2017

SkyLights secures Air France investment and wins innovation award (French Tech Hub)

SkyLights was named the first company to secure investment from Air France's new fundraising program aimed towards nurturing innovation. On the same day the American French company was also awarded 'Les As De L'Innovation' award at the Paris Air Forum.

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9th June 2017

AccorHotels Group announces pilot launch of SkyLights in Novotel, La Défense (Les Echos)

This Autumn, guests in the executive rooms of  Novotel, La Défese, will be given the opportunity to watch 2D and 3D films and series 

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12th May 2017

1st May 2017

2 page profile of SkyLights in (Inflight Magazine, p.23)

“The company primarily partner’s with airline customer experience managers to help offer their premium passengers a remarkable experience that will differentiate and upgrade their customer journey”

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4th January 2017

VR on planes - SkyLights featured in The Economist

“For travellers who want to get away from the many annoyances of flying— from the screaming child in the next row, the loud conversation across the aisle, the seatback movie selection that seems to consist entirely of lowbrow sequels—SkyLights and similar technology could be a godsend.”

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19th December 2016

SkyLights featured in The New York Times

“For a public increasingly accustomed to nearly ubiquitous internet access, with on-demand video and continuous social media feeds, the airline cabin too often feels like a final, frustrating frontier.”

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23rd November 2016

16th November 2016