Gulf Air has become the first airline to offer global live televisiononboard its flights following the delivery of its retrofitted A330-200.
Thecarrier is using Panasonic’s Global Communications Suite to offer its ‘Sky Hub’television service, broadband internet and mobile phone services, which will beeventually rolled out across its entire fleet. Coverage will include globalnews channels and live sports events.
“It isanother important milestone in our customer service journey as we unveilour latest inflight entertainment system, ‘Sky Hub’ on our fleet,” said SamerMajali, CEO of Gulf Air. “I am sure this avant-garde, cutting-edge technology will fundamentally change our passengers’ communication and entertainment experience onboardsetting a new standard for in-flight entertainment”.