Royal Air has announced the launch of a new inflight entertainment system called Sapphire In-Flight Entertainment System. In partnership with Global JD Capital Pte Ltd, the inflight entertainment system allows travelers to pair their devices and stream digital content while in the sky. It also has other feature such as; inflight purchase of meals, inflight purchase of airline merchandise, Digital news and event and travel insurance.
Advertisers also has room/slot to advertise their products. Passengers also can chat or ask for assistance using the SAPPHIRE Cube chatbox, enjoy financial services, purchase insurance while in-flight, book a hotel and tour package, enjoy duty free shopping at the comfort of your seat.
This technology is free and may be used right after the aircraft's takeoff.
"We always explore innovative ways to render added value to our passengers. The Sapphire IFE System manifests Royal Air's sincerity in continuously enhancing the experience of our customers with us," said Ed Novillas, CEO of Royal Air Philippines.
To date, Royal Air serves over 7 routes across the Philippines out of 3 major hubs: Manila, Cebu and Clark (Pampanga).
The Next Generation in Connectivity starts high up in the air, the Sapphire In-Flight Entertainment Platform brings to you connectivity, entertainment, financial freedom and comfort whilst flying with your favorite airline, Royal Air.
The most powerful BYOD IFE System (Bring Your Own Device), In-Flight Entertainment System, providing passengers with thousands of hours of premium contents from favorite brands of movies, music, games, news that are streamed directly to passenger personal devices
Sapphire brings an unparalleled hardware performance that is met by an unparalleled software. A full-fledged Next Generation IFE software transforming your flight experience. Thousands of hours of high-quality premium contents in Full HD 1080p format.