Norwegian Cruise Line Selects Oceans TV as Russian TV Channel Provider for the
2014 Winter Olympics
KNUTSFORD, England, December 12, 2013
KNUTSFORD, England, December 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Oceans TV , award-winning provider of in-cabin TV entertainment to cruise
lines and a subsidiary of Global Eagle Entertainment (Nasdaq: ENT), has
announced that it will supply Norwegian Cruise Line with Russian TV channels
on-board Norwegian Jade for the duration of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi
The liner, which has been chartered by TUI Travel, will serve as a floating
hotel and will be anchored in the port of St. Petersburg from the 5 ^th to 25
^th February 2014.
The channels will available in each of the Norwegian Jade's 1,189 cabins and
include Rossiya 24, the international and national Russian language news
channel covering events from a Russian perspective and providing a broad view
on life from the country's European borders to the Far East. Alongside Rossiya
24 is RTR Planeta, the international service of VGTRK and the Russian
state-owned broadcaster. Embracing its motto, 'The Best From Russia' , it will
offer passengers television drama series, news, entertainment and cultural
Both channels will be available on-board from 1 ^st to 28 ^th February 2014.
Norwegian Cruise Line was recently voted World's Leading Large Ship Cruise
Line at the World Travel Awards for the second consecutive year, as well as
being awarded Europe's Leading Cruise Line for the sixth consecutive year and
the Caribbean's Leading Cruise Line for the second consecutive year.
For more information visit: http://www.oceanstv.com
OceansTV is the leading entertainment production company serving the in-cabin
TV and interactive TV needs of the cruise industry globally.
OceansTV is the first company dedicated solely to providing full service
turn-key content solutions for TV entertainment at sea in multiple languages.
From original programming and custom-branded TV channels to licensing popular
TV content and satellite channels, OceansTV is the single source serving all
the needs of in-cabin cruise television at sea.
Oceans TV is a wholly owned subsidiary of Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.
Through its combined content, distribution and technology platforms, Global
Eagle provides airlines and the millions of travellers they serve with the
industry's most complete offering of in-flight video content, e-commerce and
information services. Global Eagle is headquartered in Los Angeles, California
and maintains offices and support personnel around the world. The company's
shares are traded on NASDAQ under the symbol ENT. Find out more at
Press contact: Adrian Lambert Marketing Director Oceans TV & IFE Services Haig
Road Parkgate Industrial EstateKnutsfordCheshire WA16 8DX UK Tel:
+44(0)1565-752-793 Email: email@example.com
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