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APEX Vendor News, the Latest News and More

APEX Vendor News, the Latest News and More

SkyLights At APEX in Boston, SkyLights announced their partnership with STELIA Aerospace for their premium inseat cinematic VR IFE solution. STELIA is one of the leaders in the field of Business and First class passenger seats The new product combines SkyLights’ Allosky headset, STELIA’s new Opal business class seat and InSeat Solutions’... [Read more]

A Few APEX Boston Highlights

A Few APEX Boston Highlights

OK, let’s kick off this IFExpress with some “trends” we saw at the show in Boston. These aren’t predictions but just observations and we will of course talk about them in the weeks to come. Big IFE seems very interested in satcom. This sort of makes sense, especially if there is a future payback. Show booths are seemingly getting... [Read more]

APEX Boston Round-Up: Installment #1

APEX Boston Round-Up: Installment #1

Another APEX has gone by and there were some interesting changes and new technologies at the Boston Experience. Specifically, here are a few of the event “big deals” we saw. And you should note, some of the technologies and business deals will be with us for years and impact the industry for some time. Here are just a few of the deals... [Read more]

Interview With Astronics Corporation And A New Broadband Partnership

Interview With Astronics Corporation And A New Broadband Partnership

At this year’s APEX we thought it would be interesting to watch out for the following as examples of potential show announcements: consolidations; large companies seeking smaller companies and ancillary products; and even passenger apps that help expand business, save money and allow for personalized customer experiences. And without saying,... [Read more]

Boeing Plans to Boost 737 Production to 63 Per Month in Renton, Mayor Says | Puget Sound Business Journal

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Coming Soon: APEX EXPO!

Coming Soon: APEX EXPO!

If you have just decided to attend APEX/AIX Boston and are looking for hotels near the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) checkout the Seaport District. We note that three of the hotels located near the BCEC are full for the dates of the show but there are at least seven large ones nearby and many more a taxi ride away, so open... [Read more]

Leading Up to APEX & AIX in Boston

Leading Up to APEX & AIX in Boston

Per usual, the next few weeks will be filled with news about the upcoming EXPOS and the companies exhibiting in Boston, so lets tackle this week’s news. PXCom PXCom is excited to announce that it has partnered with Charlotte Dodson TV and SkyLights to deliver more innovative content solutions: PXCom’s flagship end-to-end solution, XPLore... [Read more]

APEX, SITA, IFPL, Thales and More!

APEX, SITA, IFPL, Thales and More!

APEX is coming, September 23 through 27, in Boston, Massachusetts. We will have more on the upcoming event in the next few weeks. You should know that Boston is the largest city in that state and home to some 660,000 folks. It was founded in 1630 and is home of Boston Commons, Freedom Trail, and of course, Harvard. Let’s get started... [Read more]