SKYLIGHTS INTRODUCES FEAR-OF-FLYING WELLNESS PROGRAM

6 December 2018

Today, SkyLights announced it has partnered with new air wellness company Mataki Group to bring fear-of-flying relaxation videos to its Allosky VR Inflight Entertainment (IFE) catalog. Guided by airline pilot and flight-phobia expert Mathieu Leroy, the videos walk passengers through a program specifically designed to counter flying anxieties felt by around 43% of passengers.... continue reading


SKYLIGHTS PARTNERS WITH STORYUP XR TO BRING MEDITATION TO PASSENGERS ON LONG-HAUL FLIGHTS

14 November 2018

Today, SkyLights, the market leader in immersive Inflight Entertainment (IFE), announced a partnership with StoryUP XR, the makers of meditation channel Healium, to explore the channel’s potential to enhance passenger wellness on long-haul flights.  

Healium is the world’s first immersive media channel designed to combat stress using virtual and augmented reality in conjunction with user biometrics.... continue reading


INFLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT PROVIDER SKYLIGHTS MERGES WITH PREMIUM CINEMATIC VR HEADSET CREATOR ALLOMIND

8 November 2018

Today, SkyLights, the market leader in immersive Inflight Entertainment (IFE), and Allomind, maker of premium cinematic VR headsets, announce they have successfully merged companies to bring high-end cinematic VR entertainment to the travel industry and beyond. The new entity will operate under the name SkyLights Inc. and will... continue reading


SKYLIGHTS PARTNERS WITH STELIA AEROSPACE AND INSEAT SOLUTIONS FOR A PREMIUM IN-SEAT CINEMATIC VR IFE SOLUTION

25 September 2018

Today, SkyLights reveals its premium in-seat cinematic VR IFE solution, created in partnership with InSeat Solutions and STELIA Aerospace, one of the world leaders in the field of Business class and First class passenger seats. The new product, which combines SkyLights’ Allosky headset, STELIA Aerospace’s new Opal business class ...continue reading


ALASKA AIRLINES BECOMES THE FIRST TO BRING SKYLIGHTS’ NEW ALLOSKY CINEMATIC VR ENTERTAINMENT TO NORTH AMERICAN SKIES

24 September 2018

Today, Alaska Airlines becomes the first carrier to bring SkyLights’ new Allosky Cinematic VR entertainment to North American airspace. The end-to-end solution, which enables passengers to escape to another world and enjoy 2D, 3D and forward-facing 360° films on a Full HD cinema screen, will be piloted as a First Class amenity onboard...continue reading


SKYLIGHTS LAUNCHES SKYKIDS, ITS IMMERSIVE VR ENTERTAINMENT ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS

21 August 2018

Today, SkyLights announces the launch of Skykids, its Immersive VR entertainment created especially to entertain children aged 6 to 12 on long-haul flights. The service, which lets children watch curated 2D, 3D and forward-facing 360° films in their own wearable cinema, was deployed fleet-wide...continue reading



THE CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES AND OBSTACLES OF VIRTUAL-REALITY IN-FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT

6 June 2018

SkyLights today released a special report for airline customer experience managers entitled “Virtual Reality IFE : Opportunities & Obstacles Addressed”. The paper, which has been published to coincide with IATA’s first ‘Aviation Virtual & Augmented Reality Summit’ in Geneva, aims to further the industry’s understanding of VR IFE as it stands today...continue reading


SKYLIGHTS AND MK2 FORM A PARTNERSHIP TO BRING AWARD-WINNING VIRTUAL REALITY FILMS TO THE PLANE

24 April 2018

Today, immersive Inflight Entertainment (IFE) provider SkyLights, and international film exhibitor and distributor mk2, announce a partnership to bring award-winning VR films to passengers on long-haul flights. As well as pooling their respective expertise, the two innovative companies have signed the most significant agreement to date...continue reading


SKYLIGHTS TACKLES VR IFE SAFETY HEAD-ON WITH NEW DO-160 CERTIFICATION AND PASSENGER ANNOUNCEMENT INTEGRATION

10 April 2018

Today, SkyLights shows it is serious on safety with the announcement of new DO-160 certification of its Allosky headset, as well as a passenger announcement integration system showcased at AIX in Hamburg...continue reading


ETIHAD AIRWAYS TRIALS VIRTUAL REALITY TECHNOLOGY FOR FUTURE AIRPORT LOUNGE EXPERIENCE

3 April 2018

Etihad Airways has started trialing SkyLights Aero Virtual Reality (VR) entertainment technology at its flagship First Class Lounge and Spa and Business Class Premium Lounge, at Abu Dhabi International Airport's Terminal 3...continue reading


EMIRATES TRIALS INNOVATIVE HEADSETS IN ITS DUBAI AIRPORT LOUNGES FOR AN IMMERSIVE CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE

29 March 2018

Emirates is providing an immersive cinematic experience in its lounges in Dubai International Airport by providing Skylights theatre headsets to customers. The headsets are being trialled in the Business Class lounge in Concourse B for the month of April and in the First Class lounge in concourse B in May....continue reading


JAL CHOOSE SKYLIGHTS' CINEMATIC VR ENTERTAINMENT TO DELIGHT VIP GUESTS

26 February 2018

It has just been announced Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. (JAL) offered SkyLights’ Cinematic VR Entertainment to a delegation of VIP guests travelling between Japan, India and Sri Lanka from 21 to 27 January. JAL selected SkyLights’ solution to demonstrate its innovative spirit and gauge the...continue reading


DUTYFLY TO OFFER IMMERSIVE IN-FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH SKYLIGHTS

2 February 2018

In-flight concessionaire DUTYFLY is developing its digital services in partnership with high-tech entertainment provider SKYLIGHTS, by adding immersive in-flight entertainment (IFE) to its range of services. The addition of SkyLights’ Cinematic VR solution aims to expand the current ...continue reading


SKYTEAM BRINGS VIRTUAL CINEMA TO DUBAI LOUNGE

29 November 2017

SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, is teaming up with high-tech start-up 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.... continue reading


CORSAIR INTERNATIONAL AMONGST THE EARLY LAUNCH PARTNERS FOR SKYLIGHT'S NEW ALLOSKY HEADSET

27 September 2017

To accompany Corsair’s service upgrade and fleet-wide business class installation, the airline will soon go one step further in the high quality service to its passengers. Through a new partnership with immersive entertainment specialist, SkyLights, the airline will offer its business... continue reading


JOON, THE NEW TRAVEL EXPERIENCE BY AIR FRANCE, SET TO DEPLOY THE ALLOSKY VIRTUAL REALITY HEADSET

25 September 2017

The AlloSky Virtual Reality Headset will be available to Business customers on long-haul flights in collaboration with SkyLights. This new generation headset provides several innovations such as a high-definition screen and a diopter correction to adapt to everyone’s eyes... continue reading


SKYLIGHTS UNVEILS ITS 2ND GEN IMMERSIVE IFE SOLUTION AT APEX

25 September 2017

On 26th September SkyLights will reveal its 2nd generation immersive-IFE solution at the Airline Passenger Experience (APEX) Expo in Long Beach. It combines the new, premium AlloSky... continue reading


IMMERSIVE HEADSETS ON BOARD AIR FRANCE FLIGHTS

7 August 2017

Since 1st August 2017, Air France has been testing an immersive entertainment system with virtual reality headsets allowing customers to enjoy 3D and 2D films or series in... continue reading


TGV FRANCE-ITALY BRINGS IMMERSIVE CINEMA ENTERTAINMENT ON BOARD ITS PARIS – MILAN ROUTE

13 July 2017

As of today, TGV France-Italy offers its first class passengers, travelling between Paris and Milan, an immersive cinema experience never before seen in European train travel. By leveraging... continue reading


AIR FRANCE INVESTS IN SKYLIGHTS, AND PRESENTS THE COMPANY WITH 'LES AS DE L'INNOVATION AWARD

21 June 2017

Last Thursday, SkyLights was delighted to have been awarded ‘Les As De L’Innovation’ at the Paris Air Forum. The award was presented by Air France CEO, Franck Terner... continue reading


INFLIGHT DUBLIN PARTNERS WITH AMERICAN-FRENCH COMPANY SKYLIGHTS TO DELIVER NEW GENERATION IFE EXPERIENCE!

29 May 2017

Today, Inflight Dublin announced a strategic collaboration with American-French company SkyLights, which leverages VR headset technology to offer premium passengers a fully immersive cinematic experience.

This pioneering entertainment... continue reading


GLOBAL EAGLE AND SKYLIGHTS TEAM TO BRING PIONEERING IMMERSIVE ENTERTAINMENT TO PREMIUM AIRLINE PASSENGERS

5 April 2017

Global Eagle and SkyLights today announced a strategic relationship to advance commercialization of video headset technology and immersive inflight entertainment (IFE) solutions.

Global Eagle, through its EIM distribution...continue reading


SKYLIGHTS ANNOUNCES NEW CONTENT PARTNERSHIP WITH GEE, STRATEGIC W-IFE ALLIANCE WITH DISPLAY INTERACTIVE, AND LAUNCH OF 'BRAVO 2ND GEN' HEADSET

4 April 2017

Skylights upgrades its pioneering immersive entertainment solution with the announcement of an expanded content catalogue in partnership with Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE). GEE is the world’s leading content... continue reading


XL AIRWAYS INVESTIT 1 MILLION D'EUROS DANS LE DIVERTISSEMENT A BORD

4 April 2017

1 million d'euros d'investissement, 1 an de travail, 2 services. XL Airways vient de lancer sa nouvelle offre de divertissement à bord. Objectifs: s'adapter aux nouveaux usages... continue reading