Global In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) Market size is projected to be valued $XX Billion by 2025; with a CAGR of XX% from 2017 to 2025. In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity is a term or service which is offered to passengers in air, thereby providing them access to a wide range spectrum of stored as well as streaming entertainment content along with other connectivity services on their personal devices.Together entertainment and connectivity form a huge package of services that integrate the passenger experience. IFES also offers airlines to strengthen bonds with customers by cooperating and interacting with them at every step of their journeys.
Technological developments and growing new and innovative servicing in various aviationsectors are boosting the growth of the global In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) market. Moreover, rising demand of Portable Electronic Devices (PEDs) inside the aircraft and high-speed connectivity services at economical rates are also expected to fuel the growth of the market. However,use of Portable Electronic Devices inside the aircrafton implementation guidelines among aviation agencies may hinder the growth of the market. Furthermore, ongoing research & development and opportunities from various airlines from emerging economies and cloud-based In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) would provide growth in the upcoming years.
The global In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) market is segmented based on the aircraft type, product type, end user and geography. Aircraft type segment can be further segmented into narrow-body aircraft, wide-body aircraft, very large aircraft and business jets.The product type segment is further divided into IFE hardware, IFE connectivity, and IFE content segment. End user segment can be bifurcated into OEM and aftermarket.
The global In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) market by geography is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW). The U.S. and Canada are covered under North America wherein Europe covers U.K, Germany, France, Russia, and others. Asia-Pacific covers China, India, Japan, Singapore, and others. RoW covers South America, Middle East and Africa.
Major companies operating in the global In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC)market arePanasonic Avionics Corporation, Thales Group, Global Eagle Entertainment, Inc., Gogo LLC, Rockwell Collins, Inc., Viasat, Inc., Sitaonair, Digecor, Inc., Zodiac Aerospace and Honeywell International, among others.
The key takeaways from the report
Scope of In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) Market
Aircraft Type Segments
Product Type Segments
End User Segments