Panasonic Avionics Corporation will provide inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solutions for EgyptAir's new fleet of 15 Airbus A320neo aircraft
The deal which was announced last week at the 2018 APEX EXPO in Boston, US, will enhance EgyptAir's inflight offering and ensure passengers are entertained and connected inflight.
Panasonic’s X-Series IFEC platform will be line-fit installed on the new narrow-body aircraft, with the first aircraft due to enter service with the airline in 2020.
Passengers will enjoy a personalized home theatre experience with 13-inch HD personal screens in Business Class complete with a video handset and high-power charging facilities at every seat.
In Economy Class, each passenger will have a 10-inch HD screen incorporating a USB power point, with charging facilities at each seat group.
Passengers will be able to stay connected through Panasonic’s inflight Wi-Fi service, with a host of next generation connectivity benefits from fast internet to video streaming, all powered by its new satellite modem which offers bandwidth up to 20 times greater than previously available.
EGYPTAIR’s passengers will be able to enjoy a host of other amenities including inflight shopping options and 3D flight path moving maps.
The airline also selected OneMedia which will enable it to target onboard advertising campaigns by categories including seat class, destination, origin city, content categories, and languages.
Panasonic Avionics Corporation is the world’s leading supplier of IFE & communication systems. It’s solutions integrate with the cabin enabling airlines to deliver the ultimate travel experiences.