Competition is heating up between passenger airlines offering in-flight entertainment systems (IFE) and manufacturers of IFEs. IFE is fast becoming a must-have product for any airline wanting to maintain a competitive edge. What was once an added benefit for only business- and first-class passengers has become an integral part of inflight service in all cabins. This trend was demonstrated in early February when Air France announced that its redesigned long-haul business class seats would ...

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