In-flight entertainment in airline travel represents an exciting distribution opportunity and a lucrative revenue stream for studios. The challenge associated with competing in this marketplace is to adhere to the airlines’ strict content guidelines without compromising the artistic intent of the theatrical release. ADS Air is the best source for airline versioning and mastering services for the airline industry. By keeping current with requirements and regulations, ADS Air ensures that content is easily approved by the studios, producers and directors while adhering to stringent viewer content standards.

ADS Air also manages all of the technical details of the production process, creating a master that meets the aspect ratios to play on both overhead and seatback screens. These services are also supported by a state-of-the-art production facility and best practice-based services that improve the quality of the video delivered.

Industry leaders such as Fox-in-Flight® rely on ADS Air to create airline-approved versions of their theatrical releases and feature productions.

ADS Air Mastering and Versioning Offering


  • On-site project management
  • Standards and Practices (S&P) reports to ensure that all non-compliant material is removed or approved ahead of time
  • Avid & Final Cut Pro HD editing suites that support the latest in editing and graphics technology
  • Secure, online screening rooms (ADS-Xpress) for client, airline and studio approval
  • SD and HD duplication services
  • Foreign language audio playbacks
  • Subtitling services
  • Down conversion / standards conversion services

ADS Air Mastering and Versioning Highlights


  • APEX vendor member
  • Exceptional quality control process supported by best practices
  • A wide breadth of the highest quality state-of-the-art equipment
  • 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week delivery service


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