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Global Eagle’s Ka connectivity takes flight

Got Ka? That's the question Global Eagle was asking during the recent APEX EXPO show while demonstrating the latest high-speed inflight connectivity solution it has on offer. The long-rumored system takes advantage of Hughes' Jupiter…

Netflix wants your inflight wifi to be free,…

Netflix wants to be a major player in the inflight entertainment world and it is not going to let that pesky detail of limited inflight connectivity get in the way. Billing itself as the "world’s…

Inflight connectivity coming to Interjet

Mexican LCC Interjet is set to add inflight connectivity to its fleet. The carrier will add Panasonic Avionics' eXConnect solution to its new A320 & A321 fleet starting later this year. The initial aircraft will…

Faster wifi flying on Singapore 777s

Add another deployed airline to the Inmarsat Global Xpress roster. A Singapore Airlines 777 showed up at Los Angeles on Saturday afternoon (23 Sept 2017) sporting a new radome on top. Ship 9V-SWQ took a…

Gogo gets more cash to fund 2Ku deployments

Getting the upgraded Gogo 2Ku inflight connectivity solution installed on hundreds of planes this year is not a cheap proposition. The company is set to raise another $100 million in a private bond offering; the…

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Alaska Airlines goes Gogo 2Ku for inflight wifi…

For months now we've known that Alaska Airlines intended to upgrade its inflight internet service to a faster solution. Now we finally know what that solution will be: Gogo's 2Ku kit will be installed on…

Big bucks, big bills for Gogo in Q2…

Expect Delta to double the number of planes flying with Gogo's faster 2Ku service by the end of 2017. That's the good new for passengers out of today's quarterly earnings call. Gogo expects to have…