Flydubai has unveiled the latest developments to its onboard experience at this week’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM) in Dubai (May 16-19).
The airline is showcasing its recently introduced complimentary inflight entertainment streaming service on board its fleet of Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The new digital streaming solution is offered by AIRTIME, the carrier’s Wi-Fi connectivity provider.
Passengers travelling on one of Flydubai’s 36 Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft can enjoy complimentary inflight entertainment streamed wirelessly to their personal mobile devices, laptops and tablets. This is replacing seatback entertainment system in the economy cabin.
Passengers travelling in Business Class will continue to enjoy complimentary access to Flydubai’s Inflight Entertainment (IFE) on their dedicated HD touchscreens with audio content, games and a selection of more than 150 TV series and films from Arabic cinema, Bollywood, Hollywood, Russian cinema and many more.
Over the next few months, the airline plans to roll out more services including a new online eShop for passengers to pre-purchase a selection of hundreds of products VAT-free, to be delivered to their seat during the flight.
Flydubai will also introduce Bluetooth headphone pairing on its Boeing MAX aircraft allowing passengers to bring their own headphones and connect wirelessly to seat-back entertainment system.
The new Business Class cabin on board the B737 MAX is also on show at ATM, with cabin seats reclining to a flatbed.