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Latest Arab Idol episodes now showing on Emirates flights

DUBAI, U.A.E.,13 October 2014 – Fans of Arab Idol are in for a special treat on their next Emirates flight: Arab Idol season 3 is now available for viewing on ice Digital Widescreen, the airline’s award-winning inflight entertainment system. 

The popular reality show can be enjoyed on-board one of the Emirates A380 and 777 aircraft equipped ice Digital Widescreen. A special team will update ice the day after the live show so that the latest episodes will always available on board, ensuring that fans will not miss out on the progress of their favourite programme.

Arab Idol, the reality show watched by Arab audiences all around the world, is Emirates’ latest sponsorship. The show is aired on TV stations MBC1 and MBC MASR every Friday and Saturday.

“By offering compelling and current content on our ice system, Emirates connects fans with their passion for music. We work hard to provide a wide variety of entertainment choices and the best viewing experience for our passengers,” said Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, Centre. “Our aim is to let our customers get the very most out of their Emirates journey, and that is why we invest so heavily in our on board experience which includes inflight entertainment.  The fact that we have won Skytrax’s best inflight entertainment award for the last 10 consecutive years, speaks to our success in this regard, and we will not rest on our laurels.”

Emirates is continuously expanding its entertainment offering, resulting in an incredible range of movies, television and music from around the world on ice Digital Widescreen. Offering over 1,800 channels of entertainment and information, music plays a key part of the Emirates’ in-flight experience. 

The entertainment system is packed with music channels and carries a wide selection of classical Arabic music as well as the latest songs from the most popular Arab singers including 3 of the judging panel of Arab Idol 3 - Wael Kfoury, Nancy Ajram and Ahlam. 

To watch the latest episodes of Arab Idol, season 3, fans should tune into channel 1360 on ice Digital Widescreen.