Air New Zealand will test out bunk beds in economy class. The airline calls the program Economy Skynest and the service launch will be a direct flight from New York City to Auckland, New Zealand.
The stacked beds are three levels and the pods come with a pillow, blanket, sheets and earplugs. In addition, each unit will have privacy curtains and lighting designed to induce sleep.
The Skycouch caters to young families wanting maximum comfort at minimal cost. More details are here.