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November 10, 2015
NOAA will supplement its weather forecasting capabilities using information pulled from aircraft equipped with Panasonic Avionics tech. Photo: NOAA  [Avionics Today 11-10-2015] Panasonic Avionics Corporation has entered into an agreement to supply global aircraft weather data to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) through the National Mesonet Program. Panasonic’s...
November 9, 2015
Etihad Airways is partnering with Yahsat to trial high-speed IFC on board its A320. Photo: Etihad [Avionics Today 11-09-2015] Yahsat, the United Arab Emirates-based satellite operator, has announced its plan to test high-speed, in-flight...
November 6, 2015
This week’s quiz has good news, bad news, and the worst news of all. Think you can handle it? Give it a try and find out! Content loading... Please enable javascript! Try This Week's Avionics News Quiz! Our new Avionics News Quiz is designed to challenge your knowledge on the latest happenings in the aviation industry. Think you're a true aviation geek? Take our quiz and how you stack up this week...
November 5, 2015
[Avionics Today 11-05-2015] VistaJet has become the first business aviation operator to sign up for Inmarsat's Jet Connex broadband connectivity service. The VistaJet broadband deal was announced by Rockwell Collins, which acts as a value added...
November 5, 2015
[Avionics Today 11-5-2015] An elated Gogo CEO Michael Small told analysts, investors and journalists during the company's third quarter conference call Thursday that the In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) giant's next generation 2KU broadband service is producing connection speeds of more than 12 Mbps during tests on its flying Boeing 737 airborne lab. Gogo is coming off a third quarter where total revenue...
November 4, 2015
[Avionics Today 11-04-2015] SITA today announced that CEO Francesco Violante will step down in the second half of 2016 after more than 13 years at the helm of the aviation technology company. A global search for Violante’s successor is currently under way. SITA CEO Francesco Violante...
November 3, 2015
[Avionics Today 11-03-2015] Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) and Hughes Network Systems announced an agreement last week for GEE to use Hughes’ Jupiter System HT Aero Modem to power GEE’s high-performance broadband aeronautical service. The modem will deliver In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) services on any Ku-band satellite, including both wide beam and High Throughput Satellite (HTS) systems...
November 2, 2015
Antennas to enable Inmarsat’s EAN across Europe. Photo: Inmarsat [Avionics Today 11-02-2015] Inmarsat will locate the Satellite Access Station (SAS) for its European Aviation Network (EAN) high-speed in-flight connectivity solution in Greece, under an agreement with OTE, a Greek...
October 30, 2015
Are you terrified of getting a less-than-perfect score? Then this quiz should be just the thing to get you in the Halloween spirit. If you’re not too busy beefing up your zombie outfit for this weekend, or better yet, your Amelia Earhart get up, we invite you to give this week’s Avionics News Quiz a try! Is it spooky? Maybe not. Is it stuffed with aviation trivia? You betcha! Content loading.....
October 30, 2015
Satcom Direct has enabled HDR service through it’s router. Photo: Satcom Direct [Avionics Today 10-30-2015] Satcom Direct has enabled High Data Rate (HDR) service for Inmarsat SwiftBroadband customers, providing a faster and more efficient broadband...
October 29, 2015
[Avionics Today 10-26-2015] Middle Eastern airlines plan to invest a combined $200 billion on new aircraft over the next decade, International Air Transport Association (IATA) CEO Tony Tyler told attendees of the Aviation Day event in Abu Dhabi earlier this week. In order to support that type of growth though, the region will need to modernize its Air Traffic Management (ATM) infrastructure, as well as...
October 28, 2015
SES-15 satellite, on which GEE has contracted capacity to grow its IFEC services. Photo: SES Airport [Avionics Today 10-28-2015] Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) has signed new multi-year, multi-transponder agreements, with SES doubling its satellite capacity, to meet growing global demand for In-Flight Entertainment and...
October 27, 2015
EFB in cockpit. Photo: Jeppesen [Avionics Today 10-27-2015] Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently equipped with the Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro as its Electronic Flight Bag (EFB)...
October 23, 2015
There have been conference calls galore this week and we’ve been listening in on every single one so you don’t have to. Do you know whose programs are crashing, whose are soaring, and whose revenues are going bust? Take this week’s Avionics News Quiz and see what numbers you post for this quarter — in aviation knowledge that is! Content loading... Please enable javascript! Try This...
October 23, 2015
[Avionics Today 10-23-2015] Panasonic Avionics Corporation and Teledyne Controls have announced a strategic partnership to develop an integrated connectivity solution that will enable real-time operational aircraft data transfers during flight. The companies will combine Teledyne’s Wireless GroundLink Comm+ product suite with Panasonic’s Global Communications Service to provide cost...
October 21, 2015
Hughes HT Aero Modem. Photo: GEE [Avionics Today 10-21-2015] Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) has entered into an agreement with Hughes Network Systems, a provider of broadband satellite solutions and services, to use Hughes’ Jupiter System HT Aero Modem to power GEE’s next-generation broadband aeronautical service...
October 20, 2015
[Avionics Today 10-20-2015] Inmarsat has signed a contract to provide high-speed In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) services for passengers onboard Lufthansa’s European continental fleet. The contract, which follows the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) announced between Inmarsat and Lufthansa last month, formalises a 10-year strategic...
October 20, 2015
GEE’s new Network Operations Center in Chicago. Photo: GEE [Avionics Today 10-20-2015] Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) has unveiled its new Network Operations Center (NOC), which continuously monitors and manages connectivity and content systems worldwide. The new network operations center...
October 16, 2015
We’ve been awfully busy with our Avionics for NextGen conference this week, but not too busy to keep up with the latest headlines. We hope you can say the same! Take this week’s news quiz and let us know if you’re up to snuff! Content loading... Please enable javascript! Try This Week's Avionics News Quiz! Our new Avionics News Quiz is designed to challenge your knowledge on the latest...
October 14, 2015
Gogo’s new solution claims to enhance Wi-Fi for business customers. Photo: Gogo [Avionics Today 10-14-2015] Gogo has announced a new 4G connectivity solution for the business...
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