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Archive for September, 2013

Surfing in the Skies on Singapore Airlines Powered by Deutsche Telekom

Source: online.wsj.com »

Deutsche Telekom (FWB:DTE) announced the start of their high-speed Internet service on selected Singapore Airlines intercontinental flights. This is the 11(th) airline to have chosen Deutsche Telekom as their broadband connectivity provider, and the third in the Asian market.

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Singapore Airlines’ KrisWorld Soars To New Heights Using Panasonic’s Wi-Fi And Entertainment Solutions

Source: panasonic.aero »

Singapore Airlines has taken to the skies with its first of eight new Boeing 777-300ERs equipped with Panasonic Avionics Corporation’s (Panasonic) true broadband Wi-Fi, mobile phone service and revolutionary in-flight entertainment experience.

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Sport 24 Live In-Flight September 27-30

Sport 24 September 27-30In the Barclays Premier League Tottenham Hotspur take on London rivals Chelsea, as well as more action from some of the top teams including Swansea, Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton and Newcastle United.

FC Bayern Munich are in action on Saturday night against VfL Wolfsburg, there are also matches between Eintracht Frankfurt v Hamburger SV, SV Werder Bremen v 1. FC Nuremburg and more.

Catch all of the action LIVE on Sport 24 as you travel, don’t miss it for the world!

Global Eagle Entertainment and THAICOM Announce Memo of Understanding to Offer In-flight Connectivity Services in Asia-Pacific

Source: globaleagleent.com »

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. and NONTHABURI, Thailand, Sept. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly develop, implement and support in-flight connectivity solutions for airlines in Thailand and the surrounding region has been signed between Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (Nasdaq:ENT), the leading provider of satellite-based in-flight WiFi and device-based entertainment for airlines around the world, and Thaicom Public Company Limited (THAICOM), a leading satellite communications provider in Asia Pacific publicly traded on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) under the symbol THCOM.

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Sport 24 Live In-Flight September 20-22

SPort 24 Sept20-22As you travel this weekend watch LIVE action of:

The Barclays Premier League; on Sunday catch the Manchester Derby where Manchester City take on Manchester United , always highly competitive and promises to be world class football entertainment. You’ll also be able to see Tottenham Hotspur, Norwich City, Liverpool and Aston Villa in action, all LIVE.

Sebastian Vettel enters the Formula 1 Singapore GP with confidence from his victory in Italy. However, the likes of Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen will be driving to with one aim, to win. This exhilarating night race is ignited when the drivers take to the track, the dramatic setting illuminates every turn and is a race not to be missed.

And, in the Bundesliga watch some of the best teams and players in the world as they play each other; 1. FC Nuremburg v Borussia Dortmund, FC Schalke 04 v Bayer Munich and SC Freiburg v Hertha BSC.

For instant access to the schedule please refer to Sport 24.

Sport 24 Live In-Flight October

Sport 24 October2013We are pleased to highlight to you the LIVE sporting action that will be taking place in October on Sport 24.

Coming up you can look forward to:

Formula 1
LIVE fast pace intensity from the Formula 1 Championship, October hosts 3 different races from Korea, Japan and India. Sebastian Vettel is commanding the leader board, with some superb demonstrations of driving skills in his 6 victories so far this season including German, Italian and Belgium GPs. There is an exciting battle commencing for 2nd place between Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Räikkönen and Mark Webber, with each race bringing a different twists and turns, and results in the table. Don’t miss a minute of each driver’s action in their campaign for the Championship title, watch it LIVE on Sport 24.

 

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Airplane Wi-Fi Gets Up to Speed

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The race for fast Internet at 30,000 feet is accelerating as airlines roll out new technologies and speedier connections—offering more productivity for business travelers but also encroaching on a rare refuge from the wired world.

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Gogo Announces its Next Generation In-Flight Internet Technology for North America

Source: gogoair.mediaroom.com »

TASCA, Ill., Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the world leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, announces the next step in its technology roadmap, which will be capable of delivering more than 60 Mbps to the aircraft.

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Garuda Indonesia Launches Flights with Panasonic’s Global Communications Services Offering In-Flight Connectivity

Source: panasonic.aero »

Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic), the world leader in state-of-the-art in-flight entertainment and communications (IFEC) systems, today announced that Garuda Indonesia (Garuda) has taken delivery of its first two Boeing 777-300ER aircraft fitted with its Global Communications Services.

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