AirMedia Provides Update on Cooperation with China Eastern Airlines

BEIJING, Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AirMedia Group Inc. ("AirMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AMCN), an operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers as well as a first-mover in the travel Wi-Fi market, today announced EASTO APP came online on selected airplanes operated by China Eastern Airlines. As part of the strategic collaborations between the Company and China Eastern Airlines, EASTO APP was created jointly as an Internet empowered in-flight entertainment connectivity platform enabling China Eastern Airlines to provide its travelers with streaming multimedia, e-commerce, and other customized and interactive experiences. While operating and maintaining the platform, AirMedia is devoted to work with China Eastern Airlines to further integrate available resources to enrich travelers' experience.

Zhou Peng, Vice President of Marketing Public Relations of AirMedia commented that a seamless integration of an in-flight entertainment system and a high-speed Internet connectivity made EASTO APP a choince travelers will benefit from. While providing travelers with convenience to connect to the Internet in-flight, EASTO APP made it possible for the airlines to embrace not only an upgrade from IFE to IFEC, but also a diversified revenue. With respect to the Company, EASTO APP marked a breakthrough in our efforts to build an ecosystem around in-flight connectivity offering endless business possibilities.

Mr. Herman Guo, CEO of AirMedia commented that as a milestone, EASTO APP clearly portrayed a futuristic in-flight interactive entertainment empowered by mobile Internet. Devoted to further improve travelers' experience, EASTO APP stepped up from traditional IFE by integrating interactive contents in multimedia formats. While managing the operations and the contents on EASTO APP, we plan to devote our competence in technology, integration of resources and proficiency in operation to integrate EASTO APP into globally recognized entertainment system in-flight.

About AirMedia Group Inc.

Incorporated in 2007 and headquartered in Beijing, China, AirMedia Group Inc. (AMCN) is an operator of out-of-home advertising platforms in China targeting mid-to-high-end consumers as well as a first-mover in the travel Wi-Fi market. AirMedia sells advertisements on the routes operated by several Chinese airlines and at Sinopec's service stations in China. AirMedia also has concession rights to operate the Wi-Fi systems on trains administered by eight railway administrative bureaus in China as well as on many long-haul buses in China. For more information, please visit

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Company Contact:
Yan Liu  
Director, Investor Relations  
AirMedia Group Inc.  
Tel: +86-10-8460-8678  

Investor Contact: 
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Ascent Investor Relations LLC 
Phone: +1-917-609-0333 

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