Is it truly dead or just on life support? With Astronics making moves to cut exposure to the inflight connectivity antenna business some commercial aircraft products are likely looking for new partners. That’s bad news for airlines hoping to see new tech flying soon.
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There’s also the Gilat Ka-band ESA that showed success in testing with Honeywell and Telesat recently, though the productization timeline of that offering is unclear, as are the target markets for the product.
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