BA woos Valentine’s flyers with a romantic IFE lineup


Passengers flying with British Airways during February can indulge their romantic urges with a new category in the IFE catalog, titled Love is in the Air. The channel features films, TV programmes, audio books and music, all with a loving feel to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

The Love is in the Air category is available on the majority of the airline’s IFE systems (approximately two-thirds of the long-haul fleet, while other systems will have a subset of the content.

The movie line-up features classics like Gone with the Wind, the newly released rom-com Crazy Rich Asians and the award-winning The Shape of Water, while the TV show offering includes First Dates: Valentine’s Special as well as cult classic Sex and the City and some love-themed episodes of FriendsFor audio book fans, author and biographer Sue Roe reads In Montparnasse while music lovers can enjoy Elgar and Finzi’s Violin Concertos and Lisa Stansfield’s album, Deeper.

Carolina Martinoli, British Airways’ director of brand and customer experience, said: “For many of our customers, being able to settle in to watch some latest film releases as well as much-loved classics is a real treat that they look forward to. Whether our customers are traveling with someone special or wanting to enjoy a good film, we look forward to welcoming them on board with our Love is in the Air channel.”

Here’s the full lineup that amorous BA passengers can look forward to:


•  Juliet, Naked

• Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again

• Crazy Rich Asians

• The Shape of Water

• Something’s Gotta Give

• True Romance

• An Affair to Remember

• Gone with the Wind


•  I’m Alan Partridge – Alan Attraction

• Fresh off The Boat – Love & Loopholes

• Sex in The City

• Friends

• Inside Hotel Chocolat

• The Night of All Nights

• First Dates: Valentine’s Special

• Modern family: My Funky Valentine & Written in the Stars

• It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia


• Sue Roe reads – In Montparnasse – Audiobook

• Gustave Flaubert – Madame Bovary – Audiobook

• Elgar Finzi – Violin Concertos- Classical music

• AyseDeniz Gokcin – A Chopin Affair: Sonatas – Classical music

•  Ida Sand – My Soul Kitchen– Easy Listening music

• Lisa Stansfield – Deeper – Music

• Marianne Williamson – The Relationships Workshop – Audiobook

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