Per the Star-Telegram, Over the past year, American has been updating their Boeing 777-300ER fleet, which it flies on flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Hong Kong, Los Angeles to London and New York to Sao Paulo, Brazil to name a few.
Per the article, new amenities include Bose noise-canceling headsets, bed slippers and amenity kits with Dermalogica and Akhassa products, along with menus offering a choice of four entrees and several wine and liquor selections.
According to Brett Snyder from CrankyFlier.com, American’s upgrades allow it to catch up to United Airlines and Delta Air Lines, both which already have flat-bed seats on their long-haul flights.
“You spend a lot of time on an airplane so we wanted to make sure the design and the finishes allow for a peaceful journey,” said Fern Fernandez, American’s vice president of global marketing. “We’re in the business of transporting you from point A to point B, but we want to make it in a comfortable sort of fashion that puts you at ease.”