British Airways has today announced that it will fly its first new 787-10 Dreamliner route to Atlanta, USA in February next year.
The four-class aircraft will feature an eight seat First cabin, with the airline’s newest First seat which is currently also available on its 787-9 Dreamliner. The aircraft comes fitted with British Airways’ recently unveiled business class seat Club Suite, in a 48-seat forward-facing Club World cabin. The World Traveller Plus premium economy cabin will offer 35 seats and the World Traveller economy cabin, 165.
The first class seat (pictured) includes a fixed 23-inch high definition inflight entertainment screen that can be controlled with handset, that is integrated into the seat from which customers can change channels or watch the moving map.
The airline's business class seat offers direct-aisle access, a suite door for privacy and flat-bed seats in a 1-2-1 configuration. There is a vanity unit and mirror, WiFi, 18.5-inch inflight entertainment screens and PC / USB power.
British Airways will take delivery of 12 787-10 Dreamliner’s, with six arriving in 2020.