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NBAA: SD launches cyber security portfolio for business aviation

NBAA: SD launches cyber security portfolio for business aviation

Satcom Direct (SD), the business aviation connectivity provider, is introducing a suite of comprehensive cyber security services and products at NBAA-BACE 2017. In response to the growing number of global… Read more »

SpaceX confirms successful launch of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites

SpaceX confirms successful launch of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites

Iridium Communications has announced the successful third launch and deployment of its latest batch of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites. The satellites were delivered into low-Earth orbit approximately one hour after… Read more »

NBAA: Rockwell Collins introduces Jet ConneX support tools

NBAA: Rockwell Collins introduces Jet ConneX support tools

Rockwell Collins is introducing new support tools that enable business aviation operators using Jet ConneX (JX) high-speed inflight connectivity from Inmarsat to optimise the end-to-end management of the service. Rockwell… Read more »

NBAA: More than 100 bizjets flying with Inmarsat Jet ConneX

NBAA: More than 100 bizjets flying with Inmarsat Jet ConneX

Inmarsat and Honeywell say they have reached a major milestone with the 100th installation of the JetWave inflight connectivity system, which powers Jet ConneX, the high-speed, global inflight Wi-Fi service… Read more »

NBAA: Cobham / Avionica partner on SwiftBroadband-Safety

NBAA: Cobham / Avionica partner on SwiftBroadband-Safety

Cobham Satcom and Avionica say they have joined forces to provide the industry’s smallest and lightest Inmarsat satcom solution for simultaneous cockpit and cabin communications for business aircraft. Providing a… Read more »

Air New Zealand begins GX Aviation trials on B777

Air New Zealand begins GX Aviation trials on B777

Air New Zealand has started trialling its new inflight Wi-Fi service on one of its long-haul Boeing 777-300 aircraft, powered by Inmarsat’s GX Aviation service. The airline is rolling out… Read more »

Gogo completes 110 2Ku inflight connectivity installs in Q3

Gogo completes 110 2Ku inflight connectivity installs in Q3

Gogo announced today that it completed 110 installations of its 2Ku inflight connectivity solution in the third quarter of 2017. The company had a total of 340 2Ku installed aircraft… Read more »

Lufthansa Technik signs MoU with Air Esurfing in China

Lufthansa Technik signs MoU with Air Esurfing in China

Lufthansa Technik AG has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chinese company Air Esurfing (ARE) to provide connectivity services to Chinese airlines. The country’s largest communication company, Air Esurfing… Read more »

TrueNorth brand to become SD Avionics

TrueNorth brand to become SD Avionics

Business inflight connectivity provider Satcom Direct (SD) says it is transitioning the TrueNorth Avionics brand to SD Avionics over the coming months. It adds that the new name reflects the… Read more »

Duncan Aviation installs first Gogo AVANCE L5 system

Duncan Aviation installs first Gogo AVANCE L5 system

Avionics installation technicians at Duncan Aviation’s Battle Creek, Michigan, facility have installed the company’s first Gogo AVANCE L5 system in a Gulfstream GIV-SP. Gogo AVANCE L5 is a complete Wi-Fi… Read more »

Satcom Direct DLU for FANS over Iridium achieves certification

Satcom Direct DLU for FANS over Iridium achieves certification

The Satcom Direct (SD) FANS-1/A Data Link Unit (DLU) has become the first system to achieve FAA TSO-C159c for Future Air Navigation Systems (FANS) over Iridium flight deck data communications…. Read more »

APEX: Inmarsat outlines progress on both GX and EAN

APEX: Inmarsat outlines progress on both GX and EAN

At the recent APEX Expo in Long Beach, California, Frederik van Essen, Senior Vice President Strategy and Business Development, Inmarsat Aviation, spent some time with “Get Connected’s” Steve Nichols and… Read more »

APEX: Rockwell Collins positive about acquisition activities

APEX: Rockwell Collins positive about acquisition activities

Rockwell Collins has completed its acquisition of B/E Aerospace, but now faces its own acquisition journey with UTC. Richard Nordstrom, Director, Global Air Transport Cabin Systems Marketing, Rockwell Collins, said:… Read more »

New SD LTE Hub is perfect for wider range of aircraft

New SD LTE Hub is perfect for wider range of aircraft

Sponsored feature: Satcom Direct (SD) is set to introduce a new device that will revolutionise connectivity for smaller business aircraft. The new SD LTE Hub, which will be launched at… Read more »

APEX: ViaSat celebrates JetBlue Wi-Fi connectivity win

APEX: ViaSat celebrates JetBlue Wi-Fi connectivity win

ViaSat was proud to see JetBlue take the Apex award for “Best Wi-Fi” at the 2017 APEX Awards. First introduced in December 2013 on a single aircraft, JetBlue has expanded… Read more »

APEX: More inflight connectivity show news in brief

APEX: More inflight connectivity show news in brief

Another news round-up from inflight connectivity and wireless IFE providers at the Apex Expo featuring KID-Systeme, Lufthansa Systems, Panasonic Avionics, Inmarsat, Embraer and Airbus. KID’s wireless content streaming selected for… Read more »

APEX: SITAONAIR scoops award for Emirates IFC work

APEX: SITAONAIR scoops award for Emirates IFC work

SITAONAIR is celebrating winning the “Best Personalization Innovation” award at the 2017 APEX Awards. The company won the accolade for its work with Emirates to deliver an “exclusive inflight ecommerce… Read more »

APEX: Inflight connectivity show news in brief

APEX: Inflight connectivity show news in brief

A news round-up from inflight connectivity and wireless IFE providers at the Apex Expo featuring Kontron, Immfly, Panasonic Avionics, SITAONAIR, Bluebox, Netflix and Gogo. Kontron and Air Esurfing sign agreement… Read more »

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