Air Canada Soars with Exclusive Disney+ Originals Onboard
Toronto, ON – Air Canada has achieved a global first by offering Disney+ Originals as part of its in-flight entertainment (IFE) system, marking a significant enhancement to its award-winning customer experience. This latest collaboration with Disney, a brand synonymous with storytelling excellence, allows passengers to enjoy a vast array of original programming suitable for all ages while cruising at altitude.
A Magical Addition to In-Flight Entertainment
Starting this month, Air Canada passengers can immerse themselves in the Disney+ universe, featuring a selection of episodes from popular Disney+ Original series such as "Limitless with Chris Hemsworth," "Cars on the Road," and "Zootopia+." Original movies like "Disenchanted" and "Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers" are also part of the lineup. This content is available on all IFE-enabled Air Canada aircraft, adding to the airline's already extensive range of entertainment options.
Air Canada's Commitment to Family-Friendly Travel
John Moody, Managing Director of Product Design at Air Canada, expressed excitement over bringing Disney+ Original series and films onboard, highlighting the airline's commitment to providing a diverse and engaging entertainment selection. This initiative is part of Air Canada's broader strategy to enhance its family-focused travel experience, which has been recognized with multiple awards, including the title of the world's most family-friendly airline at the 2023 Skytrax World Airline Awards.
Previous Disney Collaborations and Accolades
Air Canada's partnership with Disney has previously seen unique offerings such as the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida themed inflight safety video and a special aircraft livery celebrating Disney and Pixar's "Turning Red." The airline's focus on family-friendly initiatives has earned it accolades such as Best Family-Friendly Airline in North America and Best Family-Friendly International Airline at the Wherever Awards.
A Leader in Onboard Entertainment
The airline's commitment to providing a superior in-flight experience is further evidenced by its recognition as Best Airline for Onboard Entertainment by Global Traveler and the Passenger Choice Award for Best Entertainment in North America by the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX). With over 420 movies, 1,000 TV episodes, and a wide selection of music albums and podcasts, Air Canada ensures that passengers have access to top-tier programming from boarding to landing.
About Air Canada
As Canada's largest airline and flag carrier, Air Canada serves over 180 airports on six continents, offering a Four-Star service as ranked by Skytrax. The airline's Aeroplan program is a premier travel loyalty scheme, and its cargo division provides extensive freight services globally. Air Canada is also committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050.Advertising
Disney+ is the streaming home for content from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more. It offers a growing collection of exclusive originals, including films, documentaries, and series. Disney+ is the exclusive streaming platform for the latest releases from The Walt Disney Studios. For more information on Air Canada's in-flight entertainment offerings and Disney+ Originals, visit aircanada.com.