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Archive for February, 2015

JAL SKY Wi-Fi Service Onboard Its Boeing 767-300ERs and Boeing 787-8s to Be Expanded onto More International Routes

Source: press.jal.co.jp »

Japan Airlines (JAL) has been introducing in-flight Wi-Fi service since July 2012 with Boeing 777-300ERs (*1). The airline will start to include Boeing 767-300ERs and Boeing 787-8s to introducing JAL SKY Wi-Fi service on more Europe, North America and long-haul Asia routes from March 3, 2015.

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Sport 24 Coverage Schedule: Feb 26 – March 4

Another fantastic week of sporting events ahead. From Euroleague Basketball, to Bundesliga and Premier League, airline passengers can enjoy non-stop action from takeoff to landing with Sport 24.Sport 24 Feb. 26 - March 4

List of events passengers can enjoy:

Euroleague Basketball

Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv vs. Panathinaikos Athens

Real Madrid vs. Belgrade

CSKA Moscow vs. Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul

Bundesliga 

FC Bayern Munich vs. FC Koln

Eintracht Frankfurt vs. Hamburger SV

Borussia Dortmund vs. FC Schalke 04

Borussia Monchengladbach vs. SC Paderborn 07

SV Werder Bremen vs. VfL Wolfsburg

Premier League 

West Ham United vs. Crystal Palace

Manchester United vs. Sunderland

Liverpool vs. Manchester City

Arsenal vs. Everton

Aston Villa vs. West Bromwich Albion

West Ham United vs. Chelsea

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

Delta to Upgrade In-Flight Wi-Fi and Expand Coverage Areas for Customers

Source: news.delta.com »

Satellite-based systems will replace air-to-ground systems on more than 250 aircraft serving long-haul domestic, Latin American and Caribbean routes. Delta supports Gogo’s effort to develop faster air-to-ground internet connections.

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AeroMobile now on world’s biggest passenger aircraft; Etihad Airways Airbus A380 flight installed with AeroMobile services

Source: bloomberg.com »

AeroMobile has celebrated the first Airbus A380 to be fully line-fitted with its inflight mobile phone network. The Etihad Airways A380-800 (A6-APA) aircraft’s inaugural flight with AeroMobile services was from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow, touching down on Friday 13 February 2015.

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Dreamliner el mejor avión, ahora completamente online

Source: disfruta.aeromexico.com »

Las dos aeronaves Boeing 787 Dreamliner, de las siete con las que actualmente contamos, que incorporamos este año a nuestra flota y que te conectan a Londres, Madrid, Nueva York, París, Santiago de Chile y Tokio, serán las primeras en ofrecer WiFi durante el vuelo.

Esto nos convierte en la primera aerolínea en México, y pionera en América Latina, en ofrecer uno de los servicios tecnológicos más avanzados a bordo.

 

*Google translation: The two Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the seven with which we currently have, we incorporated this year to our fleet and you connect to London, Madrid, New York, Paris, Santiago de Chile and Tokyo will be the first to offer WiFi for flight.
This makes us the first airline in Mexico, and a pioneer in Latin America, offer one of the most advanced onboard technology services.

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Sport 24 Coverage Schedule: Feb. 20 – 22nd

Sport 24 brings the best sporting events, from all over the world, right to passengers’ seat backs as they fly. No matter what time of day, you can rely on Sport 24 to bring you LIVE and AS LIVE sports coverage 24/7.Sport 24 - Feb 20th - 22nd

Bundesliga

VfB Stuttgart vs. Borussia Dortmund

SC Freiburg vs. FC Bayern Munich

Hamburger SV vs. Borussia Monchengladbach

Premier League 

Crystal Palace vs. Arsenal

Manchester City vs. Newcastle United

Tottenham Hotspurs vs. West Ham United

Everton vs. Leicester  (more…)

Europe’s airlines race for Wi-Fi in battle for passengers and new revenues

Source: reuters.com »

Europe’s airlines are racing to add Wi-Fi to their planes, eager to attract Internet-hungry customers in a cut-throat short-haul market and potentially add millions of dollars of revenue through entertainment, services and advertising.

U.S. airline passengers already have a chance of accessing Wi-Fi on 66 percent of miles flown, against a worldwide average of 24 percent, according to data from Routehappy, which rates flights worldwide on amenities such as seats and entertainment.

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Sport 24 Coverage Schedule: Feb. 11th – 15th

This weekend’s line up of LIVE sporting events will make you never want to leave your [airplane] seat! From Premier League, to basketball, NRL All Star Match, and Bundesliga, Sport 24 has you covered while in the sky! Sport 24 -  Feb 11 - 15

Premier League

Chelsea vs. Everton

Euroleague Basketball

Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Real Madrid

FC Barcelona vs. Galatasaray Live Hospital Instanbul

Anadolu Efes Instabul vs. Fernerbahce Ulker Istanbul

National Rugby League

NRL All Star Match

Bundesliga 

Borussia Dortmund vs. 1. FSV Mainz 05

Bayer 04 Leverkusen vs. VfL Wolfsburg (more…)

2015 LIVE Events on Sport 24

Have any trips planned this year on an airline equipped with Sport 24? If so, you may be interested in the NEW 2015 Live Coverage Schedule to see which sports you can watch in-flight!

Sport 24 2015 Calendar Inflight

 

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

American Airlines: Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Source: aa.com »

American is proud to bring our customers the latest in aviation innovation with the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which features our state-of-the-art international onboard travel experience. The Boeing 787 features our signature Business Suites in the Business Class cabin with fully lie-flat seats and modern amenities throughout the aircraft, such as international Wi-Fi and expanded entertainment options.

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