Air Canada Partners Audible to Enhance IFE
Air Canada has partnered with Audible to enhance
its in-flight entertainment (IFE) system with a new range of original audiobooks
The collaboration adds 160
hours of Audible Original Audiobook and Podcast content to the
airline’s existing 2,500+ hours of IFE, which includes 420+
movies, 1,000+ TV episodes, 130+ albums, podcasts and more.
The new Audible programming, now available on-board
Air Canada’s IFE-equipped aircraft, has something for everyone,
spanning sports, true crime, family, wellness, action and adventure,
comedy, and more.
The catalogue features a wide range of Canadian
content in both English and French, with highlights including,
Sidney Crosby: The Rookie Year; Seven Truths; Women Talking; Roudoudous en laponie; Main-Basse sur le monde; and more.
Audible is also offering Air Canada customers two
free months of membership,
so they can enjoy their new favourites at home or on their next
“Audible is committed to creating exceptional
listening experiences for its customers around the world –
including as they travel for pleasure or business,” said Georgia
Knox, Canada Country Manager at Audible. “Through our
collaboration with Air Canada, we’re able to inspire, entertain
and inform more listeners than ever before on their journeys.
Travellers will have access to an extensive list of content
including a selection of Canadian Audible Originals that we
develop with up-and-coming talent and some of the country’s
Air Canada’s partnership with Audible follows the
airline's recent expansions to its in-flight entertainment options
with critically acclaimed original programs and family fun
In May, the flag carrier launched free text-base messaging for
all Aeroplan members worldwide on all Wi-Fi equipped aircraft
across Air Canada's fleet, including Air Canada Rouge and Air
And, last November, the airline became the only Canadian
carrier to offer live Canadian TV featuring English and French
channels, giving customers the ability to cheer on their favourite
sports teams by watching global sporting events in real time, as
well as live news onboard equipped flights.
“We’re thrilled to announce Audible as the latest
global brand to work with Air Canada as we continue to expand the
in-flight entertainment choices we offer our customers.
Entertainment is an important part of the in-flight experience,
and with a growing interest in audio stories, the addition of
inspiring and engaging articles and interviews in audio format
complements the diverse range of content available in our
unparalleled in-flight programming,” said John Moody, Managing
Director, Product Design at Air Canada.
Air Canada currently provides scheduled service
directly to more than 180 airports in Canada, the United States
and internationally on six continents.
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