September 24, 2018
Boston, MA – September 24, 2018 – InnoFly is flying with the AirFi IFE solution on Tway, Asiana airline subsidiary Air Busan and Eastarjet and is in final negotiations with Korean air subsidiary Jin Air.
InnoFly launched the Inflight Entertainment in August 2018 across the 3 airlines simultaneously and is now adding fresh new content and special features using the AirFi platform. AirFi technology is now deployed on more than 1400 aircraft globally, enabling more than 100 million passengers yearly to connect their mobile devices to a world of inflight entertainment.
According to Sang Hyuk Lee, CEO of InnoFly, “Every airline in Korea is determined to offer their passengers great movies and television shows, music, travel information and shopping opportunities. Free content is supported by advertisements, while there are also options to pay for content and products.”
Martijn Moret, co-founder of AirFi and EVP AirFi Asia and Middle East, comments that “AirFi is committed to fully supporting InnoFly to adopt and improve our platform for the Korean market, whilst opening up InnoFly’s Korean content to our other customers across the region.”
Innofly provides digital ancillary business opportunities to Korean carriers and has now deployed IFE Services across 73 aircraft with three Korean LCCs (Low Cost Carrier). Reaching over 12 million international passengers a year. Innofly has the exclusive rights for airlines in association with CJ ENM, the no.1 media content provider in Korea. CJ ENM provides 14 TV channels and 80% of Korean movies. Innofly is a subsidiary of “Innoride Incorporated”, a digital business advisory in Korea.
AirFi brings innovations to the cabin offering the unique platforms “AirFi” and “Connected Crew” designed especially for airlines to effectively and securely bridge the information gap between the company and its remote staff and passengers. AirFi is supported by NewRest, Mainport Innovation Fund, founded by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Schiphol Group, Delft University of Technology and Rabobank.