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Archive for August, 2014

AirAsia launches free user trial of on board Wi-Fi service

Source: timesofindia.com »

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s budget airline AirAsia has launched a two month-long free user trial of its on board Wi-Fi service designed to provide affordable, low-cost Internet connectivity to passengers.

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Sport24 LIVE Broadcast Schedule

Sport 24- 28th Aug - 2nd SeptSport 24 has you covered on the big moments in sports over the next week, August 28th-September 2nd. Bringing LIVE sport to the sky!

US Open Grand Slam Tennis LIVE

Barclays Premier League LIVE

Bundesliga LIVE & AS LIVE

Check out Sport 24′s LIVE coverage schedule on the Sport 24 web site, or you can follow Sport 24 on Twitter for live updates.

Always in the moment

FCC seeks comment on AT&T’s inflight connectivity proposal

Source: runwaygirlnetwork.com »

The Federal Communications Commission is seeking public comment on AT&T’s request that rules governing Wireless Communications Services (WCS) be revised to support its planned launch of inflight connectivity service in the United States.

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LIVE This Week On Sport 24

Sport 24 Newsletter 22nd - 27th AugustCalling all sports lovers! Take your pick from Bundesliga, US Open Tennis, Barclays Premier League, to Formula 1, and watch LIVE In-Flight on Sport 24.

Bundesliga – 2014-2015 Season Starts LIVE!
At 18:30 GMT on Friday, 22 August 2014, the Bundesliga will be commencing its 52nd season with a match between two German champions; the reigning champions Bayern Munich will be welcoming the 2009 champions VfL Wolfsburg which will be brought to you LIVE with Sport 24. This season you can look forward to some excellent matches played by some of the best teams in Europe, including, Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich, FC Schalke 04 and Borussia Monchengladbach. (more…)

In-Flight on Garuda Indonesia’s Jakarta-Tokyo Route

By:  @Altitude_Alex

Looking for flight options with connectivity to Southeast Asia?  Consider Garuda Indonesia, with routes to Jakarta (CGK) from Amsterdam (AMS), Jeddah (JED), and Tokyo (NRT), as well as Denpasar (DPS) on their new B777-300ERs.  They’ve also got additional routes with connectivity on their A330s.

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No, your plane isn’t going to get ‘hacked’ via in-flight Wi-Fi anytime soon

Source: dailydot.com »

Last week, a security consultant by the name of Ruben Santamarta claimed that inflight Wi-Fi systems in commercial planes could be hacked, and a plane’s avionics equipment could theoretically be infiltrated by nefarious parties.

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The Big Moments Over the Next Week LIVE on Sport 24

Sport 24 14th-18th August

Flying this week? No need to record your favorite matches to watch later. Tune in to Sport 24, while in-flight, to catch the action LIVE and stay in the present.

Barclays Premier League LIVE

Kick-off to the start of the 2014-2015 Barclays Premier League season takes place this weekend! Passengers can see the action LIVE on Sport 24 on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, as they travel. Matches include Manchester United v Swansea, West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal v Crystal Palace, Liverpool v Southampton, Newcastle v Manchester City and Burnley v Chelsea. (more…)

Passenger Choice Awards Finalists Announced for 2014

Source: apex.aero/ »

The passengers have spoken! The 2013-2014 cycle of the Passenger Choice Awards officially ended in June, and the finalists have been selected. The winners will be honored at the Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) Awards Ceremony, 15 September in Anaheim, California, USA.

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Aircraft cabin data divers seek to understand passenger experience

Source: runwaygirlnetwork.com »

Multiple companies are now actively collecting and mining data about aircraft interiors, IFE and inflight connectivity products with the ultimate goal of educating passengers about what to expect on board, or selling valuable information to industry stakeholders, or both.

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