For the second year in a row, enRoute, Air
Canada`s in-flight magazine, has been judged the top in-flight magazine among
the world`s airlines, at the 14th Annual AVION Awards for in-flight
entertainment held in Seattle, Washington on September 27.
Air Canada also won awards for the “Best In-flight Entertainment Guide”
within the in-flight magazine for the second year in a row and the “Best
Single Special Purpose Video” for the Air Canada passenger boarding video. Air
Canada was also named second runner up in the “Best Overall In-flight
“We are honoured to be recognised as providing our customers both the
best in-flight magazine and one of the best overall in-flight entertainment
products offered by the world`s airlines,” said Charles D. McKee, Senior
Director, Marketing at Air Canada. “These awards recognise the efforts of Air
Canada and Spafax Canada Inc., our in-flight entertainment partner, in
providing an enjoyable and memorable in-flight experience for our customers.
They also serve to continually remind us that we have the opportunity to earn
our customers` loyalty and repeat business with every flight.”
Founded in 1979 as a non-profit organisation, the World Airline
Entertainment Association (WAEA) representing over 100 airlines and 300
airline suppliers and related companies, is committed to excellence in in-
flight entertainment, communications and services, and the continual
improvement of the airline passenger environment. Further information is
available at www.waea.org .