Hawaiian Airlines Brings 1,500 iPads on Board

Hawaiian Airlines is introducing 1,500 iPad Mini devices to 14 of its routes, to serve as an in-flight entertainment system.

As of 1 September, passengers on all of the airlines Boeing 767 routes will be able to access films, TV shows and games on the tablets, using a solution from Bluebox Avionics. The iPads will be complimentary in Business Class, and available to rent for $15 in Economy.

“Hawaiian Airlines signature on-board hospitality is already very popular with travellers, but we wanted to go even further to ensure our customers travel experience is more enjoyable,” said Blaine Miyasato, Hawaiian Airlines vice president of product development. “With the help of Bluebox Avionics, were building on our acclaimed inflight service by incorporating the latest in popular consumer tech products to enhance our in-flight entertainment options.”