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Lufthansa how fitting GX Ka-band technology as standard

Lufthansa how fitting GX Ka-band technology as standard

Lufthansa Technik AG has started installing the latest Inmarsat GX Ka-band satellite technology as standard equipment for the Lufthansa Group’s entire Airbus A320 aircraft family. A total of around 300… Read more »

Thales and SES: What now for ViaSat / Inmarsat partnerships?

Thales and SES: What now for ViaSat / Inmarsat partnerships?

Thales’ announcement that it is partnering with SES on regional Ka-band inflight connectivity over the Americas posed more questions than it answered. Updated with quote from Don Buchman, ViaSat: 19th… Read more »

Inmarsat / Honeywell complete global tour with GX

Inmarsat / Honeywell complete global tour with GX

Inmarsat and Honeywell have completed a successful global flight tour with the GX Aviation Ka-band inflight connectivity system to more than 10 cities across four continents. The flight, on Honeywell’s… Read more »

Honeywell JetWave hardware certified for Inmarsat GX Aviation

Honeywell JetWave hardware certified for Inmarsat GX Aviation

Honeywell has achieved final certification from Inmarsat for JetWave, the company’s package of hardware for the Ka-band GX Aviation service. The final type approval certificate confirms that the system functions… Read more »

Honeywell takes Boeing 757 GX Aviation test aircraft to Dubai

Honeywell takes Boeing 757 GX Aviation test aircraft to Dubai

Honeywell has taken its Boeing 757 test aircraft to Dubai for a three-day tour as part of the final testing for the new Inmarsat GX Aviation high-speed inflight connectivity network… Read more »

Lufthansa Technik certified to install GX Aviation on Airbus A340

Lufthansa Technik certified to install GX Aviation on Airbus A340

Inmarsat partner Lufthansa Technik has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) after it successfully installed a Honeywell Aerospace-designed Ka-band antenna for GX Aviation… Read more »

Inmarsat and VT iDirect form new R&D partnership

Inmarsat and VT iDirect form new R&D partnership

Inmarsat and VT iDirect are forming a joint research and development (R&D) team – i2 – to support the development of the next-generation satellite communications (satcom) technologies. The companies say… Read more »

Survey finds airlines risk losing passengers due to poor Wi-Fi

Survey finds airlines risk losing passengers due to poor Wi-Fi

A survey of airline passengers by Honeywell has revealed more than increased frustration with current inflight connectivity Wi-Fi offerings compared with the company’s 2014 study. It found nearly three out… Read more »

Inmarsat’s GX Aviation in-flight connectivity certified for A320

Inmarsat’s GX Aviation in-flight connectivity certified for A320

Inmarsat has announced that its Global Xpress (GX Aviation) in-flight connectivity service has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the Airbus A320 aircraft family. This brings… Read more »

Inflight connectivity: Survey finds global demand hits new highs

Inflight connectivity: Survey finds global demand hits new highs

A new survey conducted by Inmarsat and GfK shows that 92% of passengers would like to access inflight connectivity and 54% would prefer it over in-flight meals The comprehensive surveys of… Read more »

EBACE: GDC highlights progress on multiple JetWave STCs

EBACE: GDC highlights progress on multiple JetWave STCs

The GDC Group says it has made “excellent progress” on the development of Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) for the installation of the Honeywell’s Ka-Band JetWave hardware on different Boeing and… Read more »

Inmarsat Ka-band GX service launch is ‘imminent’

Inmarsat Ka-band GX service launch is ‘imminent’

The commercial service introduction of Inmarsat’s ultra-fast Ka-band Global Xpress (GX) inflight connectivity service is imminent, according to Frederick Van Essen, Inmarsat’s VP Aviation Strategy. Speaking at a media event… Read more »

AIX2016: First SUMS GX antenna mount to be fitted on A320

AIX2016: First SUMS GX antenna mount to be fitted on A320

EAD Aerospace says work on the first installation of its Satcom Universal Mounting System (SUMS) GX antenna mount on an Airbus A320 should start in May. The company says SUMS… Read more »

AIX2016: Rockwell Collins’ Sare says ‘onwards and upwards’

AIX2016: Rockwell Collins’ Sare says ‘onwards and upwards’

Rockwell Collins’ Jeff Sare is celebrating two contract wins for Inmarsat’s GX Aviation (GX) system and says it has more in the pipeline. It announced a contract with Air Astana… Read more »

Inmarsat GX Aviation ‘few months’ away from service

Inmarsat GX Aviation ‘few months’ away from service

Inmarsat’s broadband Ka-band GX Aviation service is still a few months away from full global service introduction. That was the message from Leo Mondale, Inmarsat’s President Aviation, who was speaking… Read more »

AIX2016: Air Astana selects Rockwell Collins for connectivity

AIX2016: Air Astana selects Rockwell Collins for connectivity

Air Astana has signed a contract with Rockwell Collins for broadband in-flight connectivity using Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) Ka-band solution. The airline will install the high-speed GX connectivity on its… Read more »

AIX2016: Launch customers unveiled for UGO wireless IFE

AIX2016: Launch customers unveiled for UGO wireless IFE

Display Interactive says French airlines Air Caraibes and French Blue, as well as Pakistani company Shaheen Air, are to equip their long-haul fleet with its UGO wireless IFE portal. The… Read more »

Inmarsat to launch fourth I-5 Ka-band GX satellite this year

Inmarsat to launch fourth I-5 Ka-band GX satellite this year

Inmarsat has confirmed it intends to launch its fourth I-5 satellite for its Global Xpress Ka-band network by the end of the year. Speaking after Inmarsat released its annual results,… Read more »

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