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EBACE: Inmarsat predicts big bizav demand for EAN in Europe

EBACE: Inmarsat predicts big bizav demand for EAN in Europe

Inmarsat made an announcement at EBACE that it was going to offer its European Aviation Network (EAN) air-to-ground inflight connectivity to the business aviation community. But what was the thinking… Read more »

EBACE: Gogo and Iridium partner on Certus aviation terminals

EBACE: Gogo and Iridium partner on Certus aviation terminals

Iridium has named Gogo as the newest value-added manufacturer (VAM) for its Iridium Certus aviation terminals. Gogo has also been selected as an Iridium Certus service provider, making it the… Read more »

Iridium now has 55 NEXT satellites in orbit after sixth launch

Iridium now has 55 NEXT satellites in orbit after sixth launch

Iridium announced today that SpaceX has successfully launched five Iridium NEXT satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Shortly after deployment, Iridium confirmed successful communication with all five new… Read more »

AIX: Honeywell launches Aspire 400 for inflight connectivity

AIX: Honeywell launches Aspire 400 for inflight connectivity

Honeywell has announced its newest satellite communications system, the Aspire 400, that provides aircraft flight crews and passengers with access to worldwide voice and data connectivity and provides pilots with… Read more »

Fifth Iridium NEXT satellite launch completed successfully

Fifth Iridium NEXT satellite launch completed successfully

SpaceX has successfully launched the fifth set of 10 Iridium NEXT satellites, bringing the total now in orbit to 50. The launch took place from Vandenberg Air Force Base in… Read more »

Emirates celebrates 10 years of inflight mobile phone use

Emirates celebrates 10 years of inflight mobile phone use

Emirates is celebrating 10 years of inflight mobile phone use on its aircraft. It made history in March 2008 by becoming the first airline in the world to allow customers… Read more »

Inmarsat and Airservices Australia partner on SatVoice

Inmarsat and Airservices Australia partner on SatVoice

Inmarsat has partnered with Airservices Australia to initiate satellite voice (SatVoice) communications evaluations for air traffic services in Australia in areas beyond the reach of traditional VHF voice coverage. Through… Read more »

Iridium announces partners for new Certus service

Iridium announces partners for new Certus service

Iridium Communications announced today that Honeywell Aerospace, SKYTRAC, Avitek and Navicom Aviation are the first Iridium Certus service providers to be selected for the aviation industry. As Iridium Certus service… Read more »

More than half of Iridium NEXT constellation now in orbit

More than half of Iridium NEXT constellation now in orbit

Iridium Communications says it enters 2018 at the mid-point of its Iridium NEXT launch programme. SpaceX successfully launched the fourth set of 10 satellites into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force… Read more »

Emirates signs contract with Esterline for SATCOM Antenna

Emirates signs contract with Esterline for SATCOM Antenna

Esterline Avionics Systems has signed an agreement with Emirates to supply its CMC Electronics CMA-2200SB Intermediate Gain Antenna (IGA), for the Boeing 777X aircraft, with deliveries starting in early 2020…. Read more »

Inmarsat launches 3rd party SwiftBroadband-Safety programme

Inmarsat launches 3rd party SwiftBroadband-Safety programme

Inmarsat has launched its Certified Application Provider Programme to certify third party commercial applications for use on its SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) platform. The new programme is open to established application providers… Read more »

Honeywell Aspire 200 connectivity certified for helicopters

Honeywell Aspire 200 connectivity certified for helicopters

Honeywell says the helicopter industry can now take advantage of higher-speed onboard Wi-Fi, video transmission and telemedicine capability in Europe and North America using its Aspire 200 Connected Aircraft solution…. 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 »

Inmarsat signs two key agreements for SwiftBroadband-Safety

Inmarsat signs two key agreements for SwiftBroadband-Safety

Inmarsat has signed strategic agreements with Rockwell Collins and SITAONAIR for the distribution of its next-generation SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) flightdeck connectivity solution. Rockwell Collins will become a global distributor of SB-S… Read more »

MHI selected by Inmarsat for first I-6 satellite launch

MHI selected by Inmarsat for first I-6 satellite launch

Inmarsat has announced that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has been selected as the launch provider for the first satellite in its Inmarsat-6 fleet (Inmarsat-6 F1). The value of the contract… Read more »

L/Ku/Ka-band satellites – what does it all mean?

L/Ku/Ka-band satellites – what does it all mean?

Originally published three years ago, this feature on the differences between L-, Ku-and Ka-band inflight connectivity systems has been one of our most popular. It has now been updated with… Read more »

Philippine Airlines offering free inflight Wi-Fi for passengers

Philippine Airlines offering free inflight Wi-Fi for passengers

Philippine Airlines (PAL) says passengers can now surf the internet or browse social media for 30 minutes, or use up to 15 Mb of data for free, using its inflight… Read more »

Honeywell to power first connected global helicopter flight

Honeywell to power first connected global helicopter flight

Honeywell’s advanced Connected Aircraft satellite communications products and services will provide inflight connectivity aboard a Bell 429 helicopter during Canada’s first helicopter flight around the world. The Canadian father-son team… Read more »

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