Posted on: 14 November 2018 by Kimberley Young
Jazeera Airways, the low-fare carrier based in Kuwait, is launching a free wireless in-flight entertainment (IFE) service, Jazeera Screens.
Available on all flights, the system will enable passengers to watch films and TV shows, play games, read about local destinations and track their route for free. The system will evolve to include on-board shopping in the coming year.
“Jazeera Airways continues to roll out new services to enhance our customers’ experience every time they fly with us,” said Jazeera Airways CEO, Rohit Ramachandran. “The new system has been deployed with leading service providers in the field to cater to our wide customer base and provide them with a rich content in English, Arabic and Indian languages.”
Jazeera Screens is available on iOS and Android devices, passengers can connect to the on-board wireless network using their smartphone or tablet to access the entertainment content. Passengers can also download the Jazeera Screens app before boarding to stream during the flight.
The service was developed in partnership with Bluebox Aviation Systems, Aeroplay Entertainment and Global Onboard Partners.
Kevin Clark, Bluebox CEO commented: “We are delighted to have Jazeera Airways as our first commercial airline customer for Bluebox WOW in the Middle East region.”
The airline flies to 26 destinations across the Middle East, India and Europe, and operates a fleet of Airbus A320s and an Airbus A320neo.