Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, hosted global pop sensations Now United at the airline’s state-of-the-art aviation training facility based in Abu Dhabi.
Eight of the Now United superstars were spotted enjoying a flying lesson at Etihad Aviation Training’s flight simulators. They also tried the cabin crew training exercises, including the Boeing 787 door trainer, and took part in a mock-evacuation by sliding down the emergency slides.
The experience can be watched on Now United’s You Tube channel, which has more than 7.4million subscribers, at: www.youtube.com/c/NOWUNITED. The episode will be broadcast at 7pm (UAE time) on 20 June 2021.
The group members arrived in Abu Dhabi on Etihad Airways flights from across the world. They enjoyed the airline’s premium Business class experience, including Acqua di Parma amenity kits, seats that recline into fully-flat beds, fine dining and award-winning hospitality. The airline’s strict standards in health and safety ensured each of the group travelled with complete peace of mind.
Now United is the first-ever global pop group with 18 talented singers and dancers from 18 different countries. The singers share their talent and experiences with a passionate fanbase, with compelling content every day across their social media platforms.
Formed by Simon Fuller, the inspiration behind Spice Girls and the creator of the American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance TV franchises.
Now United is the first group to offer open access to their music and lives in real-time, creating an immersive and fun experience that inspires a Gen Z audience around the world to engage with their every move.