Oman Air – the national carrier of Oman is delighted to sign an agreement with Thales to enhance the in-flight entertainment on its aircrafts. Under the agreement, Oman Air’s Boeing B737 MAX aircrafts will be equipped with the Thales’ advanced state-of-the-art AVANT IFE System. The first aircraft equipped with Thales’ IFE system will enter into service by 2018.
Oman Air is introducing the state-of-the-art IFE system to deliver a memorable guest experience. AVANT is an Android-based platform, featuring lightweight and high quality monitors offering incredible viewing angles and enhances passenger flying experience wherever they fly.
Business class passengers on Oman Air’s B737 MAX will enjoy largest screens. Business and economy class passengers will be able to access an impressive list of entertainment and informative features through Thales’ unique passenger interface.
Thales is a global technology leader in aerospace, transport, security, and defense markets. Thales has incredible capability to design and deploy meeting the complex security systems.
Eng. Abdulaziz Al-Raisi, Acting CEO, Oman Air said: “Guest experience has always been a priority for us, and today Oman Air extends its decade trust in Thales for its newest B737 MAX fleet with one priority in mind: delivering a memorable guest experience with the best in-flight entertainment. The innovative AVANT infrastructure enables a diverse range of configurations and cutting edge entertainment that will enhance Oman Air’s guest experiences wherever they fly. We are very pleased with the choice of Thales In-flight system that match well with our operations.”
About Oman Air
Oman Airline serves both domestic and international routes with its hubs at Muscat International Airport and Salalah Airport. Enjoy the award-winning services on the sky and get a sense of the Omani hospitality, great in-flight entertainment and much more. The airline has flights to Africa, Asia, Middle East and Europe.