China Eastern Airlines will be the first Chinese carrier to offer onboard Wi-Fi, with a trial planned on two of its A330s flying between Hongqiao and Beijing.
Passengers on domestic routes will soon be able to make use of in-flight connectivity, as Japan Airlines starts the rollout of Wi-Fi on 77 domestic aircraft.
UK-based leisure carrier Monarch will introduce non-reclining seats with built-in tablet holders across its fleet in response to feedback from its customers.
The first two-class A330 has been added to the Philippine Airlines fleet, and it includes flat-bed seats, wireless IFE and Wi-Fi connectivity.
SilkAir has launched SilkAir Studio – a wireless in-flight entertainment (IFE) system that allows passengers to stream movies on their laptops, smartphones and tablets.
FTE explores the sharp increase in the number of Asian airlines offering wireless IFE and looks at what this trend means for the future of embedded IFE systems. Read full article »
Air Transat will be the first airline to offer Zodiac Inflight Innovations’ RAVE Wireless IFE, allowing passengers to stream content on their own devices. Read full article »
Passengers will soon be able to stream content and place F&B orders via their own personal electronic devices when flying with Aerolineas Argentinas.
Find out what we thought of the latest IFE-related solutions on offer in the Aircraft Interiors Expo from some of the biggest, and newest, IFE providers.