Why Panasonic

Panasonic Avionics is a world leader in inflight entertainment and communications (IFEC) solutions, serving the world’s airlines for over 35 years. We continue to strengthen our leadership in cabin innovation, integration, and communications solutions, built on a legacy of bringing dozens of industry “firsts” to the airline market.

IFEC has been our exclusive focus since the very beginning of the industry, giving us an unmatched expertise and experience that has always helped our customers stay ahead of the curve. In an industry that demands agility and constant innovation, we watch consumer trends, stay on top of the latest technology, and continue to be the first to introduce breakthrough solutions that delight passengers and enhance an airline’s value.

Panasonic’s industry-leading IFEC solutions incorporate breakthrough ideas that deliver an amazing experience that engage and delight passengers, enhances brand loyalty, and increases revenue. We are dedicated to our customers’ success, and it shows.

The award-winningest airlines from around the world all fly Panasonic IFEC solutions.

2016 APEX Award Winners

Airline Passenger Experience Association

Best Inflight Entertainment Innovation: Air New Zealand
Best Inflight Connectivity: REAKTOR
Best Personalization Innovation: Air New Zealand
Best Cabin Innovation: STG Aerospace
Best Video Curation: Air Canada
Best Original Audio: American Airlines
Best Original Video: Etihad Airways
Best Passenger Comfort Innovation: Singapore Airlines
CEO Lifetime Achievement Award: Goh Choon Phong, CEO, Singapore Airlines

2017 Skytrax Awards Winners

World’s Airline Awards
the world’s most respected airline awards

  1. Qatar Airways
  2. Singapore Airlines
  3. ANA
  4. Emirates
  5. Cathay Pacific
  6. EVA Air
  7. Lufthansa
  8. Etihad Airways
  9. Hainan Airlines
  10. Garuda Indonesia


For over 35 years, our passion for IFEC has fueled a spirit of perpetual innovation that has led to a broad portfolio of industry firsts


Research & Development

Panasonic pushes the envelope in research and development, and continues to be the first to market with the latest IFEC innovations


Test & Integration

Our total reliability-driven process identifies, corrects, and eliminates problems at the root cause



Our world-class facilities in Osaka, Japan, Lake Forest, USA, London, UK, and Dubai, UAE have manufactured more top-quality IFEC parts than any other supplier


Program Management

Our experienced program managers keep the project on schedule and on budget, from manufacturing, shipment, and delivery, to installation and testing


Lifecycle Management

We deliver comprehensive product support across the entire IFEC solution lifecycle