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United Airlines’ Firm Order for 50 A321XLRs, SITA, Inmarsat and Other Industry News

United Airlines’ Firm Order for 50 A321XLRs, SITA, Inmarsat and Other Industry News

(Today’s image refers to a story in the Airbus section of IFExpress.) United Airlines Orders 50 A321XLRs United Airlines placed a firm order for 50 Airbus A321XLR aircraft as it begins to phase out older models and launches an expansion of transatlantic routes from its key U.S. hubs in Newark/New York and Washington D.C. United plans... [Read more]

Astronic’s Cooperation with CMC and Other Industry News

Astronic’s Cooperation with CMC and Other Industry News

Astronics Corporation announced a new cooperation with China National Machinery Import and Export Corporation (CMC). The collaboration between Astronics and CMC will create a channel for Astronics to provide Chinese airlines, OEMs and service providers with state-of-the-art inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) hardware and certification... [Read more]

Inplay Live from IdeaNova, the i+sCabin on Boeing’s ecoDemonstator and More Industry News

Inplay Live from IdeaNova, the i+sCabin on Boeing’s ecoDemonstator and More Industry News

IdeaNova IdeaNova is a software company with a decade of experience in IT security and secure video streaming.  Inplay secure streaming pioneered distribution and integration of Digital Rights Management (DRM) technologies for modern Inflight Entertainment systems (IFE) and the Media and Entertainment industry. Their services and products... [Read more]

Air Canada’s First A220, News from ViaSat and More Industry News

Air Canada’s First A220, News from ViaSat and More Industry News

ASTRONICS Astronics Corporation is launching a new family of flexible, compact, 64-bit avionics I/O computing platforms for problem-solving and tech insertion in areas such as mission computing, distributed control and avionics data conversion. VIASAT EL AL Israel Airlines and Viasat Inc. announced they expanded their successful relationship,... [Read more]

One of the Largest Single Operator Order Ever for Airbus and Other Industry News

One of the Largest Single Operator Order Ever for Airbus and Other Industry News

GOGO Gogo together with Eutelsat Communications announced a new satellite capacity agreement for high-speed inflight connectivity services. As part of the new multi-year agreement, Gogo has leased HTS bandwidth on EUTELSAT 10B satellite, to be leveraged over Europe and the Middle East. The new satellite is set to launch in 2022. “We... [Read more]

Galgus Receives US Patent For System and Method for Decentralized Control of Wireless Networks and Other Industry News

Galgus Receives US Patent For System and Method for Decentralized Control of Wireless Networks and Other Industry News

GALGUS You may not have heard about the Galgus US patent that we see as an important improvement in decentralized wireless control. And in case you don’t remember, CHT (Cognitive Hotspot Technology) enables Wi-Fi devices to become intelligent fulfilling their potential capabilities and automatically makes real-time decisions, optimizing... [Read more]

Wireless Charging, Live Sporting Events, Inflight Data Roaming, Connectivity Solutions and More

Wireless Charging, Live Sporting Events, Inflight Data Roaming, Connectivity Solutions and More

ASTRONICS Astronics Advanced Electronics Systems (AES) introduces an onboard, innovative, aircraft cabin inductive Wireless Charging Module (WCM) that provides airlines and passengers with a convenient way to charge their wireless-enabled devices such as smartphones, MP3 players, cameras, and tablets. Astronics’ WCM provides wireless charging... [Read more]

Immfly Partners with Journey Meditation

Immfly Partners with Journey Meditation

Immfly Airplane travel can often be a hectic experience. It is quite common for people who travel to feel stress, anxiety or to just worry about what comes next. In short, travel days are loaded with obligations. These obligations result in obstacles to thinking and living in the present. For this reason, Immfly has partnered with Journey... [Read more]