The JetBlue Snack MaskJetBlue launched a "snack mask", a whiteboard where you could state your meal preferences. I found the humour to be slapstick, but hey - it was April Fool's Day!
Never miss another tomato juice, ginger ale or salty snack again. Introducing: The JetBlue Snack Mask. Guaranteed to satisfy all your snacking needs. pic.twitter.com/gFvJOugY4l— JetBlue (@JetBlue) April 1, 2023
SWOOP allows free emotional baggageSWOOP is an ultra-low-cost airline in Canada that charge for bags. They ran a campaign that highlighted their bag fee, while declaring that "emotional baggage" is free!
And it’s a good thing – because don’t we all have a bit more of that coming out of the pandemic? Especially while travelling, where we’re all a bit out of practice, it can be stressful at the best times, and air travel seems more emotionally charged than ever.
We know everyone has a lot of feels when travelling. and while checked and carry-on still come at a fee, your emotional baggage is always free. Learn more at https://t.co/tyZesKAiwl pic.twitter.com/JjwACnb3G6— FlySwoop (@FlySwoop) April 1, 2023
Sail the Emirates SealineEmirates launched its first cruise - the Emirates Sealine - an ultra-luxurious cruise liner from the Dubai airline. The very creative press release from the airline quoted Captain Jack Shallow, the newly appointed Chief Maritime Officer at the helm of Emirates Sealine,
“Technology, AI and innovation in developing our future-generation cruise ships mean we can mirror the city’s pace and sail at more than 50 knots per hour – nearly double the speed of the fastest ones today."Emirates Sealine’s liners will dock at major cruise ports – charting a course from the US to New Zealand – supported by the airline’s colossal network. Perhaps feed will be provided by the Emirates A380s? Bookings open soon for its maiden voyage to Karachi on 1 April 2024.
KLM's Seat Recline AlertIsn't one of the most annoying aspects of flying when someone reclines a seat on you without warning? KLM has a creative solution - a seat that makes a sound when someone is reclining. Nice prank!
Virgin Australia's Fly Cleaning serviceWho likes to do laundry upon returning home from a vacation? Nobody! So Virgin Australia introduced a cleaning service for its flyers. Fun video!
Introducing 'Virgin Australia Fly Cleaning'. Say goodbye to the post-holiday laundry marathon #FlyCleaning pic.twitter.com/pSduLzaZbe— Virgin Australia (@VirginAustralia) March 31, 2023
Skyteam Alliance's Dog SpaWho has a dog who likes to travel? Skyteam decided to take care of dogs while you travelled!
We're delighted to unveil our new dog spa at the SkyTeam Lounge in Santiago. Starting next month, passengers traveling with dogs can give their furry friends a little pre-flight relaxation before their flight ✨ pic.twitter.com/Hir0BsJsoK— SkyTeam (@skyteam) April 1, 2023