ZeroG's Aman Bhattarai and Gerhard Kaltenborn discuss improving on-time departures using artificial intelligence during a segment of LH452's FlyingLab. (Photo: AirlineGeeks

Inside a FlyingLab: Lufthansa’s Unique In-Flight Conference Experience

When Lufthansa began flights to San Jose, Calif., the carrier knew it had to do something unique to celebrate the newly established connection to the tech-focused Silicon Valley region. As airline officials began brainstorming how to mark the new service, the team wanted to create something innovative that no one else was doing. Despite being hesitant at first, on July 1, 2016, Lufthansa’s inaugural FlyingLab flight took off. Focused on virtual reality and the future of travel, the flight was…