Oman Air new 25, B737, B787 and A330s flying with Thales AVANT

    17 Jun 2015


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Oman Air new 25, B737, B787 and A330s flying with Thales AVANT

June 17, 2015

Key points

  • Oman Air expands fleet with 16 B737s, 3 A330s, six 6 B787s.
  • Oman Air selects AVANT Android system, enabling a fully customizable passenger experience for Oman Air.
  • AVANT has now been selected across 19 airlines and total orders exceed 500 aircraft.

At the Paris Air Show, Thales announces the AVANT in-flight entertainment system has been selected by Oman Air’s for its fleet expansion.

This announcement covers a total order of 16 B737, 3 A330s, and 6 B787 representing the newest and first Boeing wide body fleet being delivered to Oman Air.

Oman Air will feature the AVANT state of the art Android system and Thales award winning Touch PMU handset. Passengers will have access to a wide selection of on-demand entertainment delivered through a passenger experience interface developed specifically with Oman Air. AVANT has been selected by 19 airlines; more than 130 aircraft are flying with the AVANT system with total orders exceeding 500 aircraft.

The system is offerable on all new generation Boeing and Airbus platforms. 750,000 passengers per day across 75 partner airlines use Thales InFlyt Experience systems, making Thales one of the most successful providers of in-flight entertainment systems in the world.