How crew applications will make wearables worthwhile in aviation

With the Apple Watch at the front of the tech industry’s mind, the passenger experience industry is also thinking hard about wearables — and... Continue Reading


Regulators flag fire risk of charging portable IFE in galley carts

There is a new reason for airlines and air travelers to worry about the global infatuation with electronic devices powered by lithium-ion batteries. Tests condu... Continue Reading

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ATG, Ku, Ka, who cares? Why it’s all about the bandwidth

Do the letters really matter anymore? Multiple inflight connectivity technologies are available and have been for some time now. Airlines an... Continue Reading


VIDEO: Gogo equips new flying test lab with GTO connectivity

Gogo has wasted no time in installing its new hybrid air-to-ground (ATG)/Ku-band inflight connectivity system Ground to Orbit (GTO) on its n... Continue Reading

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ANZ’s refurbished 777-200 Business Premier raises the bar

When airlines refurbish their existing aircraft, supposedly to bring them up to the standard of newer purchases, more often than not they mi... Continue Reading