Rumor has it: the long-awaited, British Airways Business Class cabin was launched this week. Named as ‘Club Suite’, British Airways will offer a Business Class Cabin in their A350 starting July 2019. The plane with the new Business Class cabin will first fly from London and Madrid and will be followed by other destinations in the future. Let’s have a closer look at what to expect from British Airways new Business Class cabin.
The Club Suite
Never seen before, the club suite is a novelty in Business Class cabins. The already existing Super Diamond seat size got even bigger and the privacy doors were added to each seat. Therefore, the increased privacy is much appreciated by Business Class travelers, who want to work in comfort and or simply rest during the flight. Moreover, the privacy doors can be closed manually by each passenger.
The Super Diamond Seats
One of the most recognized seat type by the world travelers – the Collins Aerospace Super Diamond. All 56 Club World seats have direct aisle access. The chosen configuration, 1-2-1, can be a great option for both solo and companion travelers.
The seat is controlled by a built-in selector. with 3 seat positions, namely: takeoff/landing, lounge, and lie-flat. There is also a touchscreen to customize the preferred seat position.
When the seat is in lie-flat mode, the size is 79 inches long and 21 wide. Notably, this is larger than the current products in the market.
Increased Storage Space
Inside each Club Suite, passengers can expect increased storage space. There is a vanity with mirror. Next, is the pop-open storage for phone or passport. Finally, there is an entertainment system, with IFE handheld remote, power outlet, USB outlet, and headphone jack. Additionally, there is also a small water bottle compartment below the vanity. During the flight, you can store the bedding or luggage underneath the ottoman.
Shades and Colors
More sophisticated colors and tones were chosen to create an ambiance in the new Business Class cabins. Charcoal is the main color with the soft tones of white and gray were chosen by the designers.
Take a look around British Airways New Business Class below:
Airbus A350 Experience
Interestingly enough, all A350 as of today is considered to be the best option for air travel. Airbus A350 also includes the latest air travel upgrades such as curved walls, less fuel consumption and a lot more. Finally, find all the perks of A350 here: