Qatar Airways partners with Rolls-Royce to trial its cutting-edge Virtual Reality training tool

  • 2 years   ago
Qatar Airways is pleased to be the worldwide dispatch accomplice of Rolls-Royce's new Virtual Reality preparing device. Perceived for its continuous duty to advancement, Qatar Airways is the principal carrier to preliminary the momentous new innovation as a major aspect of its designing preparing plan. 
The new apparatus is intended to give engineers Rolls-Royce Trent XWB boost preparing in a virtual domain without the requirement for a physical motor to take a shot at. Qatar Airways specialists will be the first in the business to encounter this forefront innovation. 
The Trent XWB, which controls the Qatar Airways A350 armada, is Rolls-Royce's biggest motor and should be isolated before specialists can transport it for upkeep and fix. Utilizing HTC Vive gear, architects will be inundated all the while, utilizing sight, sound and contact to isolate the two pieces of the motor in a virtual setting, without the multifaceted nature and cost of a genuine motor. 
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Al Baker, said: “Qatar Airways is an airline of the future, and we constantly strive to deliver innovation in every area of our business. Our ultimate goal is to provide our customers with a quality on-board experience every time they travel, and by adopting the latest technology in our engineering department, we aim to ensure that they arrive at their destination smoothly and without disruption. We are very excited about the new Virtual Reality training tool offered by Rolls-Royce and we are proud that they have chosen Qatar Airways as their global launch partner.”
Rolls-Royce, President – Civil Aerospace, Mr. Chris Cholerton, said: “At Rolls-Royce we are designing, testing, and maintaining engines in the digital realm, so it makes sense that we bring cutting-edge technology to our training programmes. In the same way pilots complete elements of their training in a simulator, certain engineering tasks can be taught through Virtual Reality. Qatar Airways was the first customer to take delivery of the Trent XWB, and their forward-thinking vision across their business makes them the perfect launch partner for this technology.”
The Rolls-Royce Virtual Reality preparing stage preliminary pursues Qatar Airways' first endeavor into the universe of Virtual Reality when it turned into IATA's worldwide dispatch accomplice of RampVR in August 2018. The honor winning framework, spearheaded by IATA, uses the most recent augmented experience innovation to reenact genuine air-side conditions for ground taking care of and ground administration administrator preparing. The RampVR framework is being utilized by Qatar Airway's Talent Development office to prepare their ground tasks groups. 
Qatar Airways right now works an advanced armada of in excess of 250 air ship through its center point, Hamad International Airport (HIA), to in excess of 160 goals around the world. 
A different honor winning aircraft, Qatar Airways was named 'World's Best Business Class' by the 2018 World Airline Awards, overseen by worldwide air transport rating association, Skytrax. It was likewise named 'Best Business Class Seat', 'Best Airline in the Middle East', and 'World's Best First Class Airline Lounge'. 
Qatar Airways has propelled a variety of energizing new goals as of late, including Gothenburg, Sweden; Mombasa, Kenya and Da Nang, Vietnam. The aircraft will include various new goals to its broad course organize not long from now, including Lisbon, Portugal; Malta; Rabat, Morocco; Izmir, Turkey; Langkawi, Malaysia; Davao, Philippines; and Mogadishu, Somalia.