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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17th August 2015

A date for your diary: Visit us at APEX EXPO Portland

DMD and DMD Phantom are exhibiting as usual this autumn at the APEX/IFSA EXPO, alongside Phantom’s associate company Bluebox Avionics.

14th August 2015

DMD extends LHR T5 press service with new client Aspire Lounge and Spa

DMD has been appointed as the exclusive supplier of complimentary newspapers and magazines to the brand new Aspire Lounge and Spa at London Heathrow.

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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