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.

The 2015 Passenger Choice Award Winners Airline Passenger Experience Association

Best Overall Passenger Experience – Emirates Best in Region: Africa – Ethiopian Airlines
Best in Region: Americas – Virgin America
Best in Region: Asia and Australia – Korean Airlines
Best in Region: Europe – Norwegian
Best in Region: Middle East – Emirates
John White Publication Award – Norwegian
Best IFE User Interface – Emirates
Best In-Flight Connectivity and Communications – Emirates
Best In-Flight Video – Virgin America
Best Cabin Ambience – Emirates
Best Food and Beverage (with IFSA) – Emirates Best Ground Experience – Emirates

SkyTrax 2016 World's Best InFlight Entertainment Awards Winners SkyTrax 2016 World Airline Awards
  1. Emirates
  2. Singapore Airlines
  3. Qatar Airways
  4. Turkish Airlines
  5. Qantas Airways
  6. Thai Airways
  7. Etihad Airways
  8. Lufthansa
  9. Cathay Pacific
  10. Delta Air Lines


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