WATCH: World's best airlines for inflight entertainment

2016-07-18 14:30
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For some, the flight is as much a part of the journey and our favourite airlines know that all too well. A considerable effort is made to make our long-haul flights super comfy and convenient and in-flight entertainment plays a remarkable role in our experience. 

Airlines use this feature to get ahead of their competitors and the top performers have recently been rewarded.

The Skytrax World Airline Awards announced the top airlines in the inflight entertainment category last week and Emirates took the top spot for the 12th year running.

The award recognises the best choice and quality of in-flight entertainment.

Airlines are rewarded based on the choice and currency of movies, TV programmes, music and games through and the availability and functionality of on-board wifi. The awards honour airlines for delivering a unique experience to their passengers.

Here are the top five airlines for inflight entertainment and a glimpse of why they were selected:

1. Emirates

Check out more on Emirates' ICE entertainment system here.

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2. Singapore Airlines 

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3. Qatar Airways 

Turkish Airlines 

Qantas Airways 

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