Kenya Airways Chooses IFE Services as in-Flight Entertainment SupplierBy Ife Services, PRNE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
KNUTSFORD, England, June 22, 2011 -
Leading IFE specialists will provide movies, TV shows, music
and technical services to Kenya‘s largest airline and
national flag carrier.
Leading in-flight entertainment (IFE) supplier, IFE Services,
today announced that it has been chosen by Kenya Airways to provide
all in-flight entertainment (IFE) services.
From July this year, IFE Services will supply Kenya’s national
flag carrier with a wide selection of the latest Hollywood
Blockbusters and classic movies as well as regional films from
India and Africa. The IFE package will also include a broad
selection of TV programmes with genres covering sports, comedies,
dramas, business and documentaries. In addition, passengers will be
able to enjoy a broad variety of African music as well as jazz,
dancehall, easy listening, classical, rock, pop and R&B tracks.
The specially tailored in-flight entertainment content for Kenya
Airways will run on a combination of IFE systems across the
airline’s entire fleet. They include the Rockwell Collins dTES
audio video on-demand (AVOD) platform as well as overhead and
personal TV (PTV) systems on the airline’s fleet of B777s, B767s
and B737s. IFE Services will also handle all of Kenya Airways’
digital encoding and AVOD management requirements.
“Adding such a prestigious and successful airline as Kenya
Airways to our client base is tremendous news for IFE Services,”
said Andy McEwan, Managing Director of IFE Services. “Africa is a
key market for us and a region we know well having successfully
worked with many other airlines there over the years.”
For more information about Kenya Airways visit:
About IFE Services
IFE Services is a leading provider of passenger entertainment
solutions to the travel industry. Its focus on quality and
innovation is supported by a strong commitment to customer service
and investment in the latest systems and technologies.
IFE Services supplies a full range of services to enable its
clients to provide a first class entertainment experience to
passengers. They include movies, TV programmes, audio channels,
sleep and relaxation applications, safety and destination videos,
portable entertainment systems, publications and AVOD technical
support and management.
IFE Services works with a broad client-base worldwide of 50
airlines and cruise ship operators. The company’s headquarters are
in Cheshire, UK with regional offices located in Madrid, Singapore,
Miami and Lake Forest, California.
IFE Services is a privately owned company and part of the Travel
Press contact: Adrian Lambert, Head of Marketing, IFE Services Ltd, B1-B3 Cranford Drive, Knutsford Business Park, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 8ZR, UK, Tel: +44(0)1565-752-793, Email: adrian.lambert at ifeservices.com
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