Southwest Airlines has announced dual-sourcing of its onboard connectivity and entertainment, as new aircraft enter the fleet and aircraft without Wi-Fi are retired.
Global Eagle Entertainment
At the Aircraft Interiors EXPO in Hamburg, Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) revealed its Next Generation Wireless IFE (wIFE) solution, Entice, designed to appeal to both airlines and their customers.
The new Entice system is a combined hardware and content distribution system with an ample library of entertainment and activities, as well as an opportunity for airlines to earn revenue through advertising and simplified onboard retail.
Global Eagle Entertainment’s Entertainment in Motion (EIM) division–distributor of film and television content airlines around the world–has announced that it struck a new global licensing agreement with Starz Worldwide Distribution, the global television licensing arm of Starz. The licensing agreement allows EIM to add Starz’s worldwide catalogue to its content portfolio. Included…