Crystal AirCruises’ fully customised Boeing 777
has been christened Crystal Skye.
With a spacious design for up to 88 passengers, Crystal Skye has a non-stop range of 19.5 hours.
Bespoke Crystal Exclusive Class seats are designed for maximum
personal space and ergonomic comfort, and convert to 180-degree
An expansive lounge with stand-up bar
is available for passengers while cuisine will
be prepared by an executive chef, in two state-of-the-art galleys
and paired with a premium wine list from the Crystal SkyeCellar.
“It is tremendously rewarding to officially welcome Crystal
Skye to the Crystal fleet, as she represents a bold new venture
for our company, effectively creating an entirely new category of
luxury travel in the industry,” said Crystal CEO and President,
Edie Rodriguez. “Beyond Crystal’s
own award-winning fleet and internationally acclaimed brand of
luxury, this aircraft pushes the boundaries of bespoke chartered
Crystal Skye’s godfather is Matthew D. Upchurch,
chairman and CEO of Virtuoso.
“It is an incredible honor to be named
godfather of Crystal Skye, an aircraft that carries forward
Crystal’s longstanding commitment to excellence,” said Upchurch.
“Virtuoso has enjoyed a strong partnership with Crystal Cruises
since the launch of its first ship, and the company has been named
a favorite amongst our advisors for the service and experience our
clients enjoy with Crystal. As Crystal diversifies its offerings,
we look forward to supporting their efforts, just as they continue
to support the travel advisor community and Virtuoso.”
The Boeing 777 Crystal Skye is operated for Crystal
AirCruises by Comlux Aruba NV.