|Swiss' new Boeing 777-300ER during takeoff. Photo: Swiss International Air Lines|
[Avionics Today 02-24-2016] Swiss International Air Lines announced the first of nine Swiss Boeing 777-300s has entered into service providing global in-flight Wi-Fi and 3G phone services from Panasonic's Global Communications Services. All are being line-fit at the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) with the state-of-the-art system. Swiss is leveraging Panasonic's broadband offering to allow passengers to email, surf the Internet, use social networks and even make calls.