Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 10 Apr 2013
Total posts 167
With OEB retired and yesterday EBG finally went in for refurb Brisbane it is now the end of Mk1 Skybed. Thank goodness!
Member since 04 Mar 2014
Total posts 81
Will have only taken 5 years to refit the fleet of 30 aircraft......
Member since 10 Apr 2012
Total posts 178
Just to think, only a few years ago they were going to install "European" Business class on all the A330.... Well done QF!
Member since 27 Jul 2017
Total posts 21
Got to admit. Of all the redeye flights I've done PER-MEL, the best sleep I got was on the 330 with the Skybeds. Maybe because I was so dreading it that I put no pressure on myself to sleep. Or maybe it was all the wine I had beforehand :P
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 08 Jul 2014
Total posts 33
I think competitive pressure from VA may have helped in this respect ...
Member since 20 Jan 2017
Great news, can finally get rid of my case of the VH-EeeBeeGeebies
Member since 04 Dec 2013
Total posts 65
Wow, this almost makes me feel old. I remember when the Skybed first came out and was discussed in hushed tones... And the jealously when a colleague actually got to travel on it!
Member since 02 Jul 2011
Total posts 835
Euro Business is far worse than the international Premium 2x3x2 product that QF installed on some of the 330s
Member since 08 Aug 2017
Total posts 46
Oooh! But I feel nostalgic for those beautiful old First Class seats in the nose. [sighs deeply]
Member since 23 Jul 2017
Total posts 12
Member since 02 Nov 2012
Total posts 8
My daiughter and her friends used to call the Skybeds and other like them Capsule Class!
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