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Inflight entertainment

Various types of inflight entertainment are available on our mainline aircraft. To find out which entertainment options will be provided on your flight, check the Inflight Amenities tab in the Flight Status information for your flight, available on united.com or the United app. Please note that if the aircraft scheduled for your flight changes, then the amenities may change, as well. Inflight entertainment

United Private ScreeningSM

Our United Private Screening options let you view a variety of movies and TV shows free of charge through a seatback monitor, an overhead screen, or your own personal device, depending on the aircraft.

Learn more about our United Private Screening options:

Personal device entertainment
United offers more free entertainment streamed to your own personal device than any other airline in the world. Learn about our personal device entertainment and make sure your mobile device is ready before boarding.

Seatback on-demand entertainment
Find out which aircraft offer free seatback on-demand entertainment and see a list of movies and TV shows.

Mainscreen entertainment
View movie and TV listings for aircraft offering mainscreen entertainment.

United Private Screening

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United Wi-FiSM

To help our customers stay connected while traveling, we are adding Wi-Fi service to nearly all of our United mainline aircraft and United Express® two-cabin aircraft.

Learn about United Wi-Fi

United Wi-Fi

DIRECTV®

The DIRECTV programming available on select flights provides access to TV channels and new movie releases, so you can catch up on your favorite shows or see the latest films.

See DIRECTV channels and programming

DIRECTV