IFE Services to Design User Interface for Thomson Airways’ New Dreamliner In-Flight Entertainment System
KNUTSFORD, England, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
Leading in-flight entertainment provider will develop the user interface that
passengers will use to enjoy the entertainment available on Thomson’s new fleet of 787s
due to start long-haul flying in May 2013.
IFE Services [http://www.ifeservices.com ] announced today that it has been selected
by Thomson Airways to develop the in-flight entertainment user interface for the airline’s
new fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners.
Due to start long-haul flying on 1st May 2013, the fleet of 8 Dreamliners will have
the latest audio visual on-demand (AVOD) in-flight entertainment system installed. IFE
Services, one of the world’s leading in-flight entertainment providers, is designing the
user interface [http://www.ifeservices.com/services/production/interface-design-and-guis ]
that will allow passengers to easily select content including movies, TV shows, music
albums, games and destination films from the comfort of their seats.
IFE Services already currently meets of all of Thomson Airways’ in-flight
entertainment [http://www.ifeservices.com/services/in-flight-entertainment ] needs for the
“We’ve loved working on such a prestigious design project for our client, Thomson
Airways,” said Andy McEwan, CEO of IFE Services. “We’re confident the final result will be
second to none in enabling passengers to easily navigate and enjoy the rich entertainment
content [http://www.ifeservices.com/services ] available to them during their journey.”
For more information about Thomson Airways visit: http://flights.thomson.co.uk
For more information about IFE Services visit: http://www.ifeservices.com
About Thomson Airways
Thomson Airways, the airline for Thomson and First Choice, is the UK’s number one
holiday airline, one of the world’s largest charter airlines
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charter_airline ] and forms part of the TUI group. With a
fleet of 62 aircraft consisting of the Boeing 737, 757 and 767 and Airbus 320 and 321, it
serves 20 UK airports taking over five million customers away each year and operates to 88
destinations in 30 countries. The airline will be the first UK operator of the Boeing 787
Dreamliner, expected in early 2013.
About IFE Services
IFE Services is a leading provider of in-flight entertainment solutions to the airline
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 films, portable
entertainment systems, onboard 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, Johannesburg, Santiago and Irvine, California.
IFE Services is a privately owned company and part of the Travel Entertainment Group.
Press contact Adrian Lambert Head of Marketing IFE Services Ltd Haig Road Parkgate Industrial Estate Knutsford Cheshire WA16 8DX UK Tel: +44(0)1565-752-793 Email: email@example.com
SOURCE IFE Services Ltd