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See-through planes and holographic games: Airbus unveils flying in 2050
NOW this is one flight worth waiting for.
Airbus has released details of its "cabin of the future" design, which it hopes to make real by 2050.
The new plane has an extraordinary see-through cabin, which will open up the skies - and cities and landscapes thousands of feet below - to passengers.
The "intelligent" wall membrane of the cabin becomes transparent at the wave of a hand and could also change according to light conditions.
Holographic pop-up gaming displays and in-flight entertainment will be powered by the heat of passengers’ bodies.
Full News Article (news.com.au)
I think they have been around for awhile but still quite expensive for the everyday consumer. I cant remember of the top of my head how it works but i think an electrical charge or field runs through the glass and somehow interacts with crystals or liquid crystals... i might be wrong though.