Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
B777 Crew Rest Area?  
User currently offlineSA-JET From South Africa, joined May 2000, 297 posts, RR: 0
Posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 5823 times:

Does the B777 have a cabin crew rest area such as the B747-400, positioned above the aft lavatory/galley complex?

8 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineAmbasaid From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 5770 times:

AFAIK the answer is NO.

They have them behind the cockpit for the pilots and in the cargo hold for the cabin crews.

User currently offlineBoeing nut From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 5758 times:

Currently, the crew rest areas on the 777 are located in the cargo hold. But the new 772LR & 773ER are being equipped with overhead crew rest areas for both flight crews and cabin crews. From what I understand, this feature will be available on the rest of the 777 line if the airlines choose it.

Check it out. http://www.boeing.com/news/feature/777x-launch/crew_rest.html

Hope this helps!


User currently offlineModesto2 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 2898 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 5726 times:

I'm not sure how you define "crew rest." When I flew on UA961, CDG-SFO, the 777 flight attendants slept in last few rows of economy. They folded the armrests and spread out... Not exactly luxurious but I guess it gets the job done!

User currently offlineTurbineBeaver From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 1199 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 5720 times:

I just flew NRT-SEA on UA, and I saw an f/a sleeping in one of the empty seats in the biz cabin. When I walked back into economy, there was an area on the starboard side towards the front of economy which had been curtained off and was a crew rest area.


(but if there is room, the seats in biz are great to sleep in!)

User currently offlineILUV767 From United States of America, joined exactly 16 years ago today! , 3142 posts, RR: 7
Reply 5, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 5688 times:

On the 26XX, and the 28XX series of 777s at United, lower crew rest facilities are being installed. By door 3, where a lav would be there is a door with a sign that says "Crew Only" and it opens to a flight of stairs going down to a room where multiple bunks are for crew rest. That room doesnt replace the designated crew rest facilities in economy plus, or the curtained off seat in United First.

I L U V 7 6 7

User currently offline4x-eld From Israel, joined Dec 1999, 89 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (14 years 10 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 5673 times:

On ELAL's 777/200 the crew rest area is located above the mid galley (next to door no 3)
This is a brand new feature (also BA is installing them on their new 777)

User currently offlineAussiestu From Australia, joined Mar 2001, 780 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5636 times:

At BA on our 777s the rest area on some aircraft is in the lower hold and entrance is gained through a door at 3R. On the newer 777s the rest area is above and once again the entrance is at door 3R. The Flight deck currently have a bunk module at the rear of the First Cabin with its own toilet area.

This upper rest area for cabin crew is being seriously watched by both the CAA and FAA. (so I was told recently on flight by a mechanic from Cardiff). Its very comfy and crew like it. The lower hold area bunk rest is supposed to be removed if and when possible to allow for more cargo space.

User currently offlineMikeymike From United States of America, joined May 2000, 406 posts, RR: 2
Reply 8, posted (14 years 10 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5634 times:

DL's 777 crew rest areas will be above Door 1 for the pilots and above door 3 for the cabin crew. The pilots get 2 bunks, 2 seats and a lavatory. The F/A's get 2 seats, and 8 bunks.

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Flying In Seats Behind Crew Rest Area-Long Hauls posted Mon Jan 30 2006 20:05:17 by Swank300
A330 Crew Rest Area? posted Wed Dec 14 2005 16:03:14 by Daleaholic
A380 Crew-rest Area posted Sun Dec 11 2005 22:51:51 by A360
UA 777 Crew Rest Area posted Tue Jan 18 2005 02:51:14 by Trex8
767 Crew Rest Area. posted Sun Mar 3 2002 06:16:39 by LanPeru
A340 Crew Rest Area posted Fri Aug 3 2001 07:39:13 by Red Panda
What's With This Crew Rest Area? posted Sun Dec 10 2000 18:02:53 by BH346
Who's Been In The 744's Crew Rest Area? posted Sat Apr 8 2000 00:54:22 by 747-600X
Crew Rest Area On A340? posted Thu Apr 6 2000 04:27:46 by A330MAS
777X Crew Rest Area Pictures posted Thu Mar 23 2000 15:11:42 by 747-600X