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Press Release: Air China selects Panasonic IFEC for Airbus A350s

Source: runwaygirlnetwork.com »

Air China, the flag carrier and one of the major airlines of the People’s Republic of China, has selected inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solutions from Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) for its fleet of Airbus A350 aircraft.

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Asiana Airlines A350s Take Off With Panasonic Avionics

Source: prnewswire.co.uk »

Asiana Airlines, one of Asia’s largest carriers, has begun revenue service with its first A350 aircraft using Panasonic Avionics Corporation’s (Panasonic) industry-leading inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solution. This first aircraft, which was line fit with Panasonic solutions by Airbus, entered passenger service on May 15th having been delivered to the carrier on April 26th.

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Emirates gives free inflight WiFi to Skywards Platinums, Golds

Source: ausbt.com.au »

Emirates will now offer free unlimited inflight Internet to its Platinum and Gold members of its Skywards frequent flyer program, along with discounts for Skywards Silver and Blue passengers.

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Emirates doubles free WiFi to 20MB before you start paying

Source: ausbt.com.au »

Emirates will give economy passengers a larger serve of free inflight Internet before new data charges kick in.

The Qantas partner carrier currently provides 10MB of free access to all passengers, followed by a modest ask of just US$1 for each 500MB of data.

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Emirates to offer free inflight WiFi in business, first class

Source: ausbt.com.au »

Emirates is shaking up its inflight Internet plans to include “unlimited free WiFi” for business class and first class passengers while increasing the cost of the service for economy travellers.

The Gulf carrier currently gives all passengers 10MB of free access to its satellite Internet system, with each additional 500MB of data available for just US$1.

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IAG’s Level subsidiary takes flight

Source: businesstraveller.com »

International Airlines Group (IAG) has launched the first flights of its low-cost, long-haul subsidiary Level.

Twice-weekly services between Barcelona and Los Angeles launched yesterday (June 1), with thrice-weekly flights from the Catalan capital to Oakland International following today, and services to Punta Cana and Buenos Aires launching later this month.

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Live on Air: IMG’s Sport24 Quenches Passengers’ Thirst for Real-Time Sports Coverage

Source: apex.aero »

APEX Insight: IMG’s Sport24 channel satisfies the cravings of air-traveling sports fans.

Video on demand means the days of having to plan an evening around watching a movie or TV show have largely disappeared. But premium sports events are among the few remaining experiences in which an entire mass audience watches the same thing, at the same time.

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AirNZ touts ‘innovative’ inflight WiFi pricing in launch lead-up

Source: ausbt.com.au »

Air New Zealand is moving steadily towards the launch of inflight internet on domestic and international flights, with the airline now running the numbers on how it will price its sky-high WiFi connectivity,

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