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June 3, 2016
Rendering of American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 06-03-2016] American Airlines has selected ViaSat to outfit its new Boeing 737 MAX fleet with ViaSat’s In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) service. ViaSat also delivers its in-flight internet service to carriers...
June 1, 2016
  In an aircraft hangar, a maintenance technician accesses the history of a faulty part, calls in advice from a superior on how to best fix it and logs the maintenance work, all with a few verbal commands and with his hands still in the aircraft. In an airport lounge, a customer service representative for an airline is able to pull information on a VIP customer in seconds and help speed him to his...
June 1, 2016
In aviation circles, professionals prefer the conceptual term “connected network” to the consumer-products-sounding Internet of Things (IoT). While IoT may not adequately describe the technical and commercial potential of satellite-based data communications in all things aviation, the growth of connectivity in the industry needs no debate. “15 years ago, less than 10 percent of the...
May 31, 2016
Inmarsat’s GX Coverage Map for the Jet Connex in-flight connectivity system. Photo: Satcom Direct [Avionics Today 05-31-2016] Satcom Direct (SD) claims it is the first to activate Jet ConneX service for business aviation...
May 27, 2016
Business jet passengers using Gogo. Photo: Gogo. [Avionics Magazine 05-27-2016] Gogo's business aviation division announced at this week's European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) that the company's Gogo Cloud wireless content delivery network is expanding in Europe.  Gogo Cloud is currently available at the Jetex FBO at Paris-Le Bourget...
May 27, 2016
[Avionics Magazine 05-27-2016] A survey conducted by Inmarsat and GfK to provide insight on airline passenger travel preferences revealed that passengers now not only expect broadband services to be offered as standard during flights, but more than half would prefer in-flight connectivity to in-flight meals. Between August 2015 and March 2016, Inmarsat and market research company Gfk conducted the survey...
May 26, 2016
[Avionics Today 05-26-2016] Honeywell signed an agreement with Empire Aviation Group to provide its full suite of GoDirect connectivity services and products for the cabin and cockpit. The technologies, developed by Honeywell's recent acquisition, Satcom1...
May 24, 2016
[Avionics Magazine 05-24-2016] The earliest announcements at the 2016 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE) have shown major avionics companies are seeing the greatest demand from the business aviation community centered around aircraft connectivity. While some of the industry's most well-known manufacturers of enhanced vision technology, aircraft weather radars and Flight Management...
May 24, 2016
Dassault has signed a connectivity contract with Viasat for its Falcon 8X. Photo: Dassault [Avionics Today 05-24-2016] ViaSat signed a multi-year agreement with Dassault Aviation to deliver a bundled global Ku-band broadband services offering, inclusive of in-cabin network equipment and In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) service...
May 24, 2016
Photo: Rockwell Collins [Avionics Today 05-24-2016] Inmarsat’s broadband In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) service is moving closer to launch as Rockwell Collins announced it had validated the network’s performance as well as a number of its own value-added...
May 20, 2016
Photo: Gogo [Avionics Today 05-20-2016] Gogo has partnered with aerospace software specialist PACE to connect the company’s flight optimization application, the Pacelab Flight...
May 16, 2016
[Avionics Magazine 05-16-2016] Executives from Boeing and Inmarsat discussed future implications for connected aircraft operations during a panel discussion held at Honeywell's Deer Valley headquarters last week. Attendees, which were mostly journalists from around the world, received program updates from Inmarsat and Honeywell on the Global Xpress (GX) Aviation network and JetWave onboard hardware. ...
May 11, 2016
JCSAT 5A satellite coverage, which will provide in-flight connectivity to airlines over Japan through the Gogo contract. Photo: JCSAT 5A [Avionics Today 05-11-2016] Gogo and Asian satellite communications provider Sky Perfect JSAT have entered into partnership for increased satellite-based In-Flight Connectivity...
May 10, 2016
MIL-STD-1553 Ethernet data acquisition unit. Photo: AIT [Avionics Today 05-10-2016] Avionics Interface Technologies (AIT) has introduced a new network appliance for streaming MIL-STD1553 bus data over Ethernet Local Area Networks (LANs), the eDAQ-1553. The new product...
May 10, 2016
[Avionics Today 05-10-2016] In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) provider Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) is acquiring satellite connectivity provider EMC for $550 million, the companies announced this morning. The acquisition, anticipated to close during the third quarter of this year, is GEE’s biggest acquisition to date, and brings the company into new markets — including...
May 6, 2016
[Avionics Today 05-06-2016] Gogo will partner with International Airlines Group (IAG) to bring Gogo's 2Ku technology to 118 British Airways aircraft, four Aer Lingus Boeing...
May 5, 2016
Delta to expand commitment to 2Ku Wi-Fi. Photo: Delta Air Lines [Avionics Today 05-05-2016] Delta Air Lines has increased its commitment to Gogo's satellite-based...
May 4, 2016
Sequans LTE chipset. Photo: Sequans [Avionics Today 05-04-2016] Thales has selected Sequans Communications’ LTE chipset technology to power LTE access devices for airplanes as part of the European Aviation Network (EAN) high-speed in-flight broadband access solution. Inmarsat and Deustche Telecom, the companies that first...
May 4, 2016
Photo: Jet Aviation [Avionics Today 05-04-2016] Jet Aviation St. Louis, a full-service aircraft maintenance, modifications and completions provider, has signed its first agreement to install Honeywell’s JetWave satellite communications...
May 3, 2016
TrueNorth will manufacture the Mini-router/WAP for BendixKing’s GA in-flight connectivity system. Photo: BendixKing [Avionics Today 05-03-2016] BendixKing, a division of Honeywell, has selected TrueNorth Avionics to develop the AeroWave Router, a mini-router/Wireless Access Point (WAP) for the...
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