In-flight entertainment

Sensory isolation helmets: Is this next for plane passengers?

Sensory isolation helmets: Is this next for plane passengers?

Airbus patent proposes using special headsets to control the sights, sounds and smells to reduce in-flight boredom and stress
Airlines phasing out seat-back screens

Airlines phasing out seat-back screens

In an effort to cut costs, some airlines are telling passengers to rely on their own gadgets for in-flight entertainment
Game on: Etihad Airways to offer live inflight sports action

Game on: Etihad Airways to offer live inflight sports action

The Middle Eastern airline is adding eight live sports and news channels to its inflight entertainment systems. You'll never miss the big game again
The most boring inflight movie ever?

The most boring inflight movie ever?

British Airways begins screening seven-hour film of Norwegian train journey it says will help passengers relax
Ha? Virgin launches live comedy, music on flights

Ha? Virgin launches live comedy, music on flights

Killing boredom, or your will to live? In-aisle comedy hits UK air routes
New breed of in-flight maps hopes to entertain

New breed of in-flight maps hopes to entertain

Factoids about underwater life to origins of the English channel -- travelers can now discover what they're flying over in real time
China set to embrace in-flight Wi-Fi era

China set to embrace in-flight Wi-Fi era

A new ground-to-air communications system will improve the flying experience with Chinese airlines
Jetstar launches iPads for in-flight entertainment

Jetstar launches iPads for in-flight entertainment

Passengers are able to watch movies and play games on iPads -- for a price
Airline first: Qantas to trial iPads for in-flight entertainment

Airline first: Qantas to trial iPads for in-flight entertainment

All passengers will have an iPad -- or bring their own device -- as wireless technology flies next month
blueFROG on-air: Mumbai bands take off

blueFROG on-air: Mumbai bands take off

Jet Airways adds blueFROG, Mumbai's hottest live music venue, to its in-flight music mix
Hottie in seat 17D? Send her a drink!

Hottie in seat 17D? Send her a drink!

With Virgin America's not at all creepy new service, passengers can use the in-flight entertainment system to send a drink to a crush
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