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What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

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What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

It has been very confusing trying to book a flight to Paris and get a plane that has individual tv's at each seat. Last year we took Virgin Atlantic from Los Angelos, however they are not accepting air miles until much later in the season this year, so it's forced us to look elsewhere. Any tips from anyone? We are in San Diego, and traveling the end of September.

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1. Re: What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

when going to seat guru it does not show (overview) what seats or flights have Overseat TV or Personal TVs.

Instead you have to hover your cursor over the seat(s) and it will either say:

“Overhead TV” like on this Thai Airways Boeing 747-400 Vers. 1 (744).

seatguru.com/airlines/Thai_Airways/Thai_Airw…

OR

“Personal TV” like on this Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800 (388).

seatguru.com/airlines/Singapore_Air/Singapor…

Yes it would be nice if they had an overview but hovering is just as easy too : D

Edited: 2:50 am, July 22, 2010
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2. Re: What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

Hmm - very interesting. Although the SeatGuru pages indicate which planes have seat back IFE and which have main cabin IFE the little V markings to indicate the placement of the main cabin screens have vanished from the site. Curious, that.

NZ (Air New Zealand) has seat back AVOD in place on all of its long haul fleet as do BA's 747s from LAX to LHR if that helps the decision-making process.

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3. Re: What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

Thank you so much! Such a simple task, and we missed it...bonjour!

4. Re: What is the symbol for Personal tv's vs. overhead video?

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