Sichuan Airlines brings inflight entertainment to new heights with Thales AVANT IFE

Sichuan Airlines is celebrating the entry into service of their new A350 XWB. Thales is delighted to join their partner in celebrating this important milestone. This is the first Airbus A350 in China to be equipped with Thales AVANT IFE system.

 

  • Sichuan Airlines new A350 XWB is the first Airbus A350 of the Chinese region to be equipped with the Thales AVANT system.
  • Passengers will enjoy a wide selection of entertainment during their flight including a variety of television series, the most recent feature films, music, and games.
  • The airline’s A350 XWB aircraft will make its domestic entry into service flight out of their base hub in Chengdu, China.

Sichuan Airlines has relied on Thales to help deliver their promise to exceed passenger expectations by equipping their new A350 XWB with AVANT. With its sleek and lightweight design, Thales’s high performing IFE solution provides the passengers of Sichuan Airlines an exceptional inflight experience and a vast selection of entertainment during their flight. The onboard entertainment services include a variety of television series, the most recent feature films, music, and games.

This further strengthens the relationship between Sichuan Airlines and Thales who is already the airline’s preferred business partner in avionics - including Flight Management System for their A320/A330 fleet, customer support and innovative services.

Thales is proud of this partnership and the extended collaboration with Sichuan Airlines to provide the best inflight experience.

Thales is honored to equip Sichuan Airlines new A350 XWB aircraft with our state-of-the-art inflight entertainment system, AVANT. We support Sichuan Airlines ambitions to drive the highest level of passenger satisfaction as we work together to shape new opportunities to provide a truly unique experience to all travelers.

Philippe Carette, CEO, Thales InFlyt Experience