New Safety Video

Old Jul 18, 17, 3:55 am
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New Safety Video

New safety video to debut in September featuring a number of famous British actors/comedians including Gordon Ramsay, Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Warwick Davies among others.
Also features a Flying Start plug at the end.
Its actually not that bad! And it was due for a refresh anyway.
Currently being shown on internal sites, but I'm sure it'll be on YouTube or something in the coming days/weeks.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 3:56 am
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Has Lynn West been retired then?
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Old Jul 18, 17, 3:58 am
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:01 am
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Gordon Ramsay
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:03 am
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Originally Posted by MarkFlies View Post
Gordon Ramsay
Has it been rated "safe" for children or will they need to keep their ear plugs in?
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:05 am
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Gordon Ramsay
Won't he be in breach of contract as I thought he worked for Singapore Airlines as part of their food team?
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:06 am
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Has it been rated "safe" for children or will they need to keep their ear plugs in?
I quite like him and his current show on Fox in the US is quite family friendly with no swearing (Ironically it's called F Word).
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:07 am
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Oh dear. It sounds awful. I wait to be proved wrong.

The QR FC Barcelona ad was ok the first time you saw it, but as a frequent traveller I hated it (plus they show it twice, double the annoyance).

I actually think the current BA one has stood the test of time, although I agree it needs to be replaced now. I don't see the need to have personalities in a safety video. The novelty factor will appeal to once a year travellers, but I found the QR one so annoying it actually put me off watching it. So in my view this is counter-productive. Even as a frequent flier the safety video is important.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:11 am
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Cheap way to get some advertising, Air NewZealand were masters at this, few will forget their naked body painted crew. TK did one using a amateur "magician" Zac King which was quite fun.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:15 am
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Flying start plug

There should be no place for chugging in a mandatory safety video where everyone is expected to be paying attention.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:19 am
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It's perfectly suitable for kids, they've played it pretty safe and at the end of the day it's there to get a message across. The first time it might make you chuckle, after hearing it for the third time it might be a tad grating
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:25 am
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Personally, I enjoy the upbeat feel good factor of the Virgin America video.

[ame="https://youtu.be/DtyfiPIHsIg"]Virgin America Safety Video http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=VXsafetydance - YouTube[/url]

I agree the BA one was starting to look a little tired - these things do matter.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:40 am
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I like the Brussels Airlines one, some proper Belgian tongue-in-cheek humour.

The AA one (fake-ish one take video) is cool as well but not after two TP runs to the Caribbean .

The BA one, meh. On a recent multi leg trip to Japan my travel buddies insisted on playing the "air flute" everytime it came on so that got a few good laughs from the cabin crew though.

The QR one seems high production value but is so cringy. Except for the bus driver part!
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:40 am
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Finally a change. I get really bored with the current one. And I hope it's gonna be shorter.
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Old Jul 18, 17, 4:41 am
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The current Qantas one is spectacular
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