Aeromobile is off to a flying start in 2015
Over the past few years, you may have noticed talk of being able to use your mobile phone on a plane. Despite what seems like many years of discussion on the topic, you might not realise that some airlines have already installed special mobile network technology onboard, enabling you to get online before you reach your destination.
One company in particular, Aeromobile, is leading the way when it comes to rolling out the technology.
Sport 24 Coverage Schedule: June 25 – July 1
Will you be flying on a Sport 24 equipped aircraft within the next week? If so there will be lots of LIVE and As Live sporting action for you to watch on board, including coverage of Wimbledon, FIFA Women’s World Cup, BMW International Open, and National Rugby League.
The Big Moments Ahead:
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Global Eagle Entertainment and flydubai Sign Groundbreaking Agreement to Deploy Fully-Integrated Inflight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFE&C) System
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (“GEE”) (Nasdaq:ENT), a market-leading media and connectivity provider to the travel industry, today announced that it will equip Dubai-based airline flydubai’s current and future fleet of Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft with GEE’s broadband AIRCONNECT satellite connectivity system. The comprehensive agreement provides flydubai with a unique offering and technical capabilities that will continue to differentiate the airline from its peers.
Airline Web Services Near a Big Upgrade
LE BOURGET, France—Airborne Internet services are poised to make the hours that passengers spend in an aircraft cabin a dramatically different experience.
After years of considering in-flight Wi-Fi connections as just another revenue source, such as baggage fees, airlines and their suppliers are focusing on new services and applications, ranging from tracking passenger preferences to broadcasting live sports events 5 miles above the ground.
PARIS AIRSHOW 2015 | Connectivity for pilots, passengers on display
Source: interaksyon.com »
Connectivity is the buzz word at the Paris Air Show, with exhibitors aiming to improve the flying experience of passengers and pilots. Panasonic says its in-flight entertainment and communications systems are the most advanced in the world. Used on a range of airlines they help users undertake previously unthinkable activities, like watching live televised sport and conducting FaceTime with those on the ground.
Sport 24 Coverage Schedule: June 18 – 24
It’s a big week for sports with the U.S. Open, FIFA Women’s World Cup, Formula 1, and NRL. If you’re flying this week on a Sport 24 equipped aircraft you can watch all the action Live/As Live right from your seat at 35,000ft!
The Big Moments Ahead:
U.S. Open – golf
Women’s World Cup – Canada
Round of 16
Formula 1 – Austria
Honeywell gets YouTube videos to play over global in-flight WiFi
Source: aerospace.honeywell.com »
Paving the way for a new era of in-flight wireless connectivity similar to what is available at home or in the office, Honeywell Aerospace (NYSE:HON) and Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L) have successfully completed the first phase of hardware and satellite network flight tests for GX Aviation broadband services. Honeywell’s JetWave-branded hardware enables airplanes to connect to Inmarsat’s Global Xpress satellite constellation for GX Aviation global Ka-band in-flight Wi-Fi services.
Gogo snags first South American customer for 2Ku
Brazilian airline GOL is the first South American airline to sign for Gogo inflight connectivity, as reported in RGN Premium last week, with a new fleetwide deal for Gogo’s 2Ku product, which is expected to start offering inflight wifi from “towards the middle of 2016”, according to Gogo.
BREAKING NEWS – Sport 24 will broadcast FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015
Sport 24 to offer Live and As Live coverage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 to airline passengers beginning with the knockout stages all the way through to the Final.
“We’re excited to announce that Sport 24 has acquired the rights to broadcast the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 Live/As Live.
Coverage of this world class football tournament will begin on Sport 24 in the knockout stages, through the Quarter Finals, Semi Finals and Final.”
Always in the moment
The 2015 U.S. Open Live In-flight On Sport 24
Are you a golf fan? Sport 24 will be showing LIVE coverage of the 2015 U.S. Open in-flight.
Day 1: Thursday 18th June: 16:00 – 00:00 GMT
Day 2: Friday 19th June: 16:00 – 00:00 GMT
Day 3: Saturday 20th June: 18:00 – 02:00 GMT
Final Day: Sunday 21st June: 18:00 – 02:00 GMT
Always in the moment
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