BA In Flight Entertainment (IFE)

The IFE service returns a list of entertainment content that will be available on the flight date specified in the following 2 months.

The latest version number of IFE resource is v1.

Version Information

The most recent version of the In Flight Entertainment API is version 1. Previous versions are shown below.

Version Status End-of-life date
v1.0 Current N/A

API Endpoints

IFE has a REST API endpoint. Click here for more information on using British Airways Rest APIs.

The endpoints available are:

Endpoint URL
Live https://api.ba.com/rest-v1/v1/ife
Test N/A

API Methods

Method URL Resource Description
GET ife/?pagename=xml&when=2014-02-15 Returns a list of entertainment content that will be available on the flight date specified

HTTP Headers

Header Name Description Mandatory? In/Outbound Example
client-key Your unique key used to authorise access to the API. Yes Inbound n/a

Search Parameters

The various search parameters are described below:

Name Description Format Default Example Allowed values
when Date of flight in the next 2 months. YYYY-MM-DD N/A 2014-02-15 = > today and <= next month
pagename type of content to return String N/A xml xml

If pagename has null value - HTML page with CSS is returned containing only first 10 titles. if pagename=xml

Search parameters may be submitted in any order and are case insensitive.

Supported Status Codes

You can view the standard status codes returned by our APIs here.