VIDEO: footage of the British Airways i360 from the air

The new British Airways i360 tower at Brighton is set to become one of the iconic images of the county

The tower is officially launched to the public on Thursday (August 4) along with a spectacular community event on Brighton beach, with fireworks and a lighting display taking place at 10pm that evening.

British Airways crew in i360 pod. Photo: British Airways i360

British Airways crew in i360 pod. Photo: British Airways i360

The British Airways i360 footage shows the tower in all its glory and reveals some of the views the public will have on days with little or no cloud.

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