Erik Viking Sets Sail With Thompson XL

February 17, 2015

The first aircraft of SAS’s long-haul fleet to be installed with Thompson’s Vantage XL Business Class seats today left Copenhagen en route to Newark. The aircraft, named Erik Viking, has been installed with 32 Vantage XL seats, with a generous 23”-24” seat width, a fully flat-bed extending to 196cm / 77” and easy, direct access to the aisle. Other features include individual mood lighting which automatically dims as the seat reclines, a 15.4” HD screen with on-demand entertainment, a massage system and large single leaf table with surrounding work surfaces. Erik will soon be joined by Emund Viking, which will be the second aircraft  featuring  the new SAS cabin, with a total of 11 aircraft including 4 new A330 enhanced aircraft, Thompson’s first A330 line-fit program.

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