Dawson Media Direct is the world's leading distributor of newspapers, magazines and digital publications to airlines and international rail operators.

We work with over 120 international airlines and each year manage more than 130 million daily newspapers and magazines worldwide.

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22nd April 2015

Manchester Airport Group Escape Lounge extends its Digiredoo digital press deal with DMD

DMD is delighted to announce the extension this month of Digiredoo Online, its pioneering digital press service for airside lounges, to two more major UK airports.

22nd April 2015

DMD and Gatwick Airport launch Media Wall: A cool new way for publishers to reach international air travellers

DMD are delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new initiative in conjunction with London’s Gatwick Airport.

DMD Phantom provides inflight entertainment to airlines & travel operators, manages content & production services, delivers superior value & innovation and co-owns IFE platform provider Bluebox Avionics.

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