Saudi Arabian Airlines inks Deal with Panasonic Avionics

Saudi Arabian Airlines has selected Panasonic Avionics Corporation´s (Panasonic) eXO system for its fleet of 30 Airbus A320 aircraft on order, the company said.

At the 2016 Aircraft Interiors Expo, the carrier confirmed its commitment to Panasonic´s latest generation full HD inflight entertainment experience with the first aircraft due to be delivered in November 2016.

eXO is Panasonic´s innovative overhead solution available today with Panasonic´s new 12-inch 1080p retractable overhead monitors, near audio-on-demand and wireless support for passenger device streaming and interaction with the IFE System. It is designed for maximum flexibility and supports a wide variety of AVOD configurations including overhead video, wireless IFE, full AVOD and hybrid, cabin class-specific systems.

Panasonic Avionics Corporation supplies inflight entertainment and communication systems.

Established in 1979, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, a US corporation, is a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. Headquartered in Lake Forest, California with over 4,100 employees and operations in 80 locations worldwide, it serves over 300 customers worldwide and provides IFEC systems on over 8,000 aircraft.