Emirates Wins Skytrax World’s Best Inflight Entertainment Award
Emirates has won the World’s Best Inflight Entertainment award for the 14th year in a row at the prestigious Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018.
The airline also secured a service excellence award for best airline staff service in the Middle East this year.
The Skytrax World Airline Awards are a global benchmark of excellence. This year’s results were decided by more than 20 million customers in 100 countries, reviewing over 335 airlines.
Emirates has always been an innovator within the industry as the airline was the first to install TV screens in every seat on every aircraft in its fleet in 1992.
Today, Emirates provides one of the most comprehensive entertainment and communications services in the skies, with ice, its IFE, now offering over 3,500 channels of entertainment.
Emirates has also been investing in providing connectivity and Live TV for its customers. Over 70% of all its aircraft offer Live TV, including all its Boeing 777-200LR and 777-300ER fleet.
Wi-Fi connectivity is also available on over 99% of the fleet, including all A380s, 777-300ERs and 777-200LRs. Customers in all cabin classes receive 20MB of free Wi-Fi data.
Emirates’ onboard product experience is complemented by the airline’s international team of over 21,000 cabin crew who come from over 135 countries and speak more than 60 languages.