Marlee Matlin's campaign yields in-flight captioning

Wednesday, 21 April 2010 09:40am

A high profile campaign by Deaf Oscar-winning actor Marlee Matlin has led to US airline Continental confirming that it will provide closed captioning on its LiveTV service from the first half of 2011. 

Continental joins a handful of airlines around the world that offer captioning on in-flight entertainment, including Qantas which also has a daily captioned news service.

For more information, see the Flightglobal website.

 


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