Sept 7, 2017: Qatar Airways’ award-winning in-flight entertainment system Oryx One now offers everything from the most recent blockbuster movies, TV box sets, film collections, music and games to children’s channels, branded channels, and informative programming like TED Talks and amazing documentaries that a passenger could fly 20 times around the world before watching them all.
Qatar Airways senior vice president marketing and corporate communications, Salam al Shawa, said, “We know our passengers love the incredible variety of entertainment Qatar Airways offers through our award-winning in-flight entertainment system, Oryx One.
“With more than 900 hours of specially-selected film and TV box-sets to choose from, and with up to 4,000 entertainment options available, we are sure our passengers will find exactly what they want to watch and listen to on their flight. Qatar Airways is committed to on-board innovation with the aim of making our content more personalised in order to provide the best in-flight entertainment in the sky.”
The very latest TV shows on offer include dramas like Billions, dark comedy Big Little Lies, teen mystery Pretty Little Liars, US thriller The Vampire Diaries, top comedies such as Great News, Trial and Error, People of Earth, and UK police show Line of Duty.
From September, the ground-breaking sci-fi TV series Battlestar Galactica will appear on board, while Dr Who fans are in for a treat with more incredible tales from the BBC’s ever-popular TV series.
The latest bumper box sets and collections added to Oryx One include the Hitchcock Collection, featuring movies by ‘The Master of Suspense’, Alfred Hitchcock, including horror-classic Psycho; the hugely popular Fast & Furious collection containing all the movies in the high-octane chase movie franchise; all the thrilling Star Wars films; the family-friendly movie collection from Pixar Studios, including the much-loved Toy Story tales and films from The Khan Collection, for Bollywood fans.
Box set drama on board include HBO’s thrilling Westworld, stylish Mad Men and episodes of crime drama, NCIS, among many others. It also features top TV comedy box sets, including Modern Family, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Matt Groening’s Futurama.
The Arabic-speaking passengers can enjoy Arabic TV box sets, top Turkish drama Sultana Qusam. There are also popular comedy shows like Yawmeyat Zawja Mafrousa Awi, and religious programming like Wa Mahyay. Meanwhile, fans of European TV thrillers and drama can binge-watch box sets of Norway’s Black Widows, France’s Baron Noir and Turkey’s No. 309.
With specially branded TV channels like the BBC, Discovery and National Geographic to choose from, as well as children’s channels such as Disney, Nickelodeon, the Cartoon Network, Baraaem and Jeem, there’s never been a more entertaining way to fly than with Qatar Airways.