Avianca is first Latin-American airline to select GX Aviation Cobham SATCOM AVIATOR 200S to be certified on A350 XWB Inmarsat / Airbus to equip airlines for European Aviation Network Rockwell Collins / Airbus introduce ‘self-reporting’ flight tracking JAL providing free inflight connectivity on domestic routes
Feature: Dave Davis says industry consolidation is inevitable

Feature: Dave Davis says industry consolidation is inevitable

Until recently, Dave Davis was the CEO of Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE). He recently left the organisation, but hasn’t left the connectivity industry. He recently spoke to “Get Connected’s” Steve… Read more »

New target date announced for second Iridium NEXT Launch

New target date announced for second Iridium NEXT Launch

Iridium Communications has announced the second launch for its Iridium NEXT satellite constellation has been moved earlier, and is now targeted for June 25, 2017 at 13:24:59 PDT with an… Read more »

SITAONAIR e-Aircraft DataCapture selected by Air France

SITAONAIR e-Aircraft DataCapture selected by Air France

Air France (AF) and SITAONAIR have announce a new deal to deliver aircraft data to AF’s top-flight operations and maintenance optimisation programmes. Under the partnership, SITAONAIR’s new e-Aircraft DataCapture solution… Read more »

EBACE: Inmarsat VP sees positive future for Jet ConneX

EBACE: Inmarsat VP sees positive future for Jet ConneX

After a successful entry to service, Inmarsat says it has had to upgrade its forecasts for the take-up of the Jet ConneX inflight connectivity service. Speaking to “Get Connected’s” Steve… Read more »

EBACE: Honeywell’s GoDirect offers connectivity control

EBACE: Honeywell’s GoDirect offers connectivity control

Honeywell says it is making it easier for business operators to manage their cabin connectivity usage, billing and troubleshooting with updates to its GoDirect Cabin Connectivity suite. The updates allow… Read more »

EBACE: SITAONAIR sees big interest in connectivity upgrades

EBACE: SITAONAIR sees big interest in connectivity upgrades

SITAONAIR says it is fielding more and more enquiries from existing business aviation customers who wish to upgrade their inflight connectivity to a faster solution. Stefan Egli, SITAONAIR’s VP for EMEA,… Read more »

EBACE: BBJs can now access Jet ConneX via TIOS radome

EBACE: BBJs can now access Jet ConneX via TIOS radome

Inmarsat says that its next-generation Jet ConneX Ka-band inflight Wi-Fi service is now available to Boeing Business Jet customers worldwide using the advanced Lufthansa Technik Two-In-One Solution (TIOS) radome. The… Read more »

ViaSat wins contract for connectivity on Icelandair 737MAX fleet

ViaSat wins contract for connectivity on Icelandair 737MAX fleet

Icelandair has selected ViaSat to bring fast Ka-band inflight connectivity across its Boeing 737MAX fleet. Icelandair will use ViaSat-2, which ViaSat says is expected to be the most powerful, highest… Read more »

EBACE: Honeywell bowled over by demand for JetWave

EBACE: Honeywell bowled over by demand for JetWave

Honeywell Aerospace says interest in its JetWave hardware for Inmarsat’s JetConneX Ka-band inflight connectivity system has been “fantastic”. Speaking to “Get Connected’s” Steve Nichols at the European Business Aviation Convention… Read more »

EBACE: ViaSat offers path to faster Ka-band connectivity

EBACE: ViaSat offers path to faster Ka-band connectivity

ViaSat has announced an updated in-flight connectivity service plan for large cabin business jet users and an upgrade path to faster Ka-band connectivity. The company’s advanced migration plan for business… Read more »

EBACE: Rockwell Collins named GX VAR for governments

EBACE: Rockwell Collins named GX VAR for governments

Rockwell Collins has been appointed a value added reseller (VAR) for Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) inflight connectivity solution for government aviation customers. Rockwell Collins has already been providing GX and… Read more »

EBACE: TrueNorth adds FANS-1/A data link with voice

EBACE: TrueNorth adds FANS-1/A data link with voice

TrueNorth, an SD Company, has introduced its new FANS-1/A over Iridium data link unit (DLU) with voice at EBACE 2017. DLU-vox, will provide data link capabilities (ACARS, ADS-C, and CPDLC)… Read more »

EBACE: Embraer to fly with Honeywell’s JetWave connectivity

EBACE: Embraer to fly with Honeywell’s JetWave connectivity

Honeywell has been selected by Embraer to upgrade its Lineage 1000E executive jets with the company’s JetWave satellite communications hardware. This will provide global, high-speed Wi-Fi via Inmarsat’s Ka-band Jet… Read more »

EBACE: Satcom Direct (SD) signs contract with Air Alsie

EBACE: Satcom Direct (SD) signs contract with Air Alsie

Satcom Direct (SD) has signed a new exclusive provider agreement with Air Alsie, the Denmark-headquartered aircraft charter, ambulance operator and management company. The agreement marks the first time that SD… Read more »

EBACE: Dassault selects Honeywell’s Jetwave for new Falcons

EBACE: Dassault selects Honeywell’s Jetwave for new Falcons

Honeywell has announced that its high-speed JetWave broadband inflight connectivity system is now an option for new Dassault Falcon business jets. The system can also be installed on aircraft already… Read more »

Dassault simplifies inflight mobile phone calls with FalconTalk

Dassault simplifies inflight mobile phone calls with FalconTalk

Dassault Aviation has introduced a new in-flight phone application that it says greatly helps passengers use their smartphones on board Falcon aircraft. Available through the Apple and Google Stores, and… Read more »

SES-15 satellite launches from French Guiana spaceport

SES-15 satellite launches from French Guiana spaceport

SES-15, an all-electric telecommunications satellite, has been launched by Arianespace aboard a Soyuz launch vehicle from Kourou in French Guiana. The flight lifted off at 08:54:53 a.m. (local time in… Read more »

Hainan Airlines first to adopt Honeywell’s GoDirect maintenance

Hainan Airlines first to adopt Honeywell’s GoDirect maintenance

Honeywell has signed an agreement for Hainan Airlines to become the first airline in the world to use its GoDirect maintenance service programme. This uses connectivity and data analytics to… Read more »

Laptop / tablet ban on flights to USA from Europe rejected

Laptop / tablet ban on flights to USA from Europe rejected

US and EU officials have decided against a ban on laptop / tablet computers in cabin baggage on flights to the USA from Europe, reports the BBC. After meeting in… Read more »

Report says future travellers will demand inflight connectivity

Report says future travellers will demand inflight connectivity

Inflight connectivity anywhere and everywhere isn’t the hope, it’s the expectation for future travellers, according to a new report by Gogo. The “The Travellers of Tomorrow” study says for a… Read more »

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