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Archive for January, 2017

CNN International: February Program Highlights

Coming up on CNN International in-flight (Times are in GMT and CET and subject to change)

Isa Soares with CNN logoEco Solutions

90 percent of global trade is shipped, generating a carbon footprint equivalent to Japan or Germany. It amounts to around three percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, and the International Maritime Organisation estimates that this could grow significantly. By 2050, the industry could potentially be responsible for over ten percent of global emissions. GoodFuels Marine has invented a biofuel for ships which it says could help change things for the better. Made from the residue of an existing pulp mill, the fuel originates in sustainable forests in Finland. It’s scalable, and it’s outside the food chain, says the Dutch CEO Dirk Kronemeijer. Eco Solutions is in Europe’s busiest port in Rotterdam, and the snowy forests of Finland to find out more. (more…)

Japan Airlines offering free wifi on domestic flights

Source: businesstraveller.com »

Japan Airlines (JAL) is upgrading its current free in-flight wifi offering on its domestic flights, upping its current 15 minutes of free in-flight internet connectivity to now encompass the duration of the flight.

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Sport 24 Schedule: January 31st – February 5th

Sport 24 -Jan 31 - Feb 5Will you be on board a plane with Sport 24 this weekend? If so you’ll be able to watch the Super Bowl LIVE in-flight.  There will be lots of great sporting action to watch this week!

NFL

Super Bowl LI

NBA

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Dallas Mavericks

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston Celtics

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (more…)

JAL Upgrades Free Inflight Internet Campaign on Select Domestic Flights

Source: chinaaviationdaily.com »

Japan Airlines (JAL) decided to upgrade the current 15 minutes free inflight internet campaign, to a completely free internet service on all domestic flights, which are operated by aircraft equipped with inflight Wi-Fi system. The new campaign will be available from February 1 through August 31, 2017.

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Sport 24 Schedule: January 24th – 30th

Sport 24 - Jan 23 - 30Flying with Sport 24 on board this week? If so, there will be lots of exciting LIVE sporting action to keep you entertained during your flight.

Australian Open Tennis

       Quarter Finals

Simi Finals

Women’s Finals

Men’s Finals (more…)

Sport 24 Schedule: January 17th – 23rd

Sport 24 - Jan 17 - 23Flying with Sport 24 on board this week? If so, there will be lots of exciting LIVE sporting action to keep you entertained during your flight.

NFL Playoffs

Green Bay Packers vs. Atlanta Falcons

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New England Patriots

Euroleague Basketball

FC Barcelona Lassa vs. Anadolu Efes

Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Real Madrid (more…)

Routehappy 2017 Wi-Fi Report Evaluates Global In-Flight Wi-Fi

Source: prnewswire.com »

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Routehappy, the merchandising content platform for flight shopping, today released its Routehappy 2017 Wi-Fi Report, providing the most comprehensive worldwide overview of in-flight Wi-Fi. 2016 marked the year when airlines that were early adopters of in-flight Wi-Fi substantially completed their rollouts. In 2017, more major airlines will commit to do the same over the coming years with a strong focus on European and Asia-Pacific region airlines coming online with in-flight Wi-Fi.

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Sport 24 Schedule: January 10th – 17th

sport-24-jan-10-17If you are flying during the next week on an airline with Sport 24, you’ll have the opportunity to watch some exciting LIVE sporting matches.

NFL Divisional Playoff Games

Seattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta Falcons

Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Kansas City Chiefs

Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys

 Big Bash League

Brisbane Heat vs. Prth Scorchers

Sydney Sixers vs. Sydney Thunders (more…)