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GX+ North America Unveiled, FlightPath3D’s Flying Over Places, and More

GX+ North America Unveiled, FlightPath3D’s Flying Over Places, and More

INMARSAT AND HUGHES BRING UNRIVALED INFLIGHT CONNECTIVITY TO NORTH AMERICAN AIRLINES AND PASSENGERS 
 GX+ North America will seamlessly combine the Hughes JUPITER satellite fleet, which has the largest Ka-band satellite capacity over the US, with Inmarsat’s Global Xpress, the widest, most resilient global network, to offer faster, more... [Read more]

Panasonic Inflight Connectivity Selected by ZIPAIR, New Dates Announced For AIX Hamburg, Crystal Cabin Award Nominations Open and More News

Panasonic Inflight Connectivity Selected by ZIPAIR, New Dates Announced For AIX Hamburg, Crystal Cabin Award Nominations Open and More News

ZIPAIR Selects Panasonic Avionics Connectivity ZIPAIR, the new Japanese middle-long haul carrier, has selected Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) to provide inflight connectivity (IFC) solutions for its Boeing 787-8 aircraft. ZIPAIR’s B787s will be fitted with Panasonic’s inflight Wi-Fi service. Panasonic’s next generation... [Read more]

Challenging Times For the Aerospace Market In The Near-Term

Challenging Times For the Aerospace Market In The Near-Term

This week there has been a lot of news about the aviation market forecast. Boeing Forecasts Challenging Near-Term Aerospace Market with Resilience in Long Term Near-term industry challenges impact demand for commercial airplanes and services Over 10 years, Boeing Market Outlook shows resilient $8.5 trillion total market Boeing (10/6/20)... [Read more]

An Airline Forum, An IATA Report, and Other Industry News Are This Week’s Highlights

An Airline Forum, An IATA Report, and Other Industry News Are This Week’s Highlights

Airline Forum 2020:Virtual exchange accelerates the transformation to the “New Normal” of aviation One of the largest airline IT conferences gathers representatives of 70 airlines | Despite the challenges faced by the airline industry, Lufthansa Systems presents cutting-edge innovations and welcomes new customers. Around 500 users will... [Read more]

Coronavirus Can Spread On Airline Flights, Two Studies Show | CNN

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Patent Challenges, Panasonic’s Welcome Aboard Collection and More

Patent Challenges, Panasonic’s Welcome Aboard Collection and More

SmartSky Beats Gogo’s Patent Challenge SmartSky Networks announces that it has summarily defeated industry incumbent Gogo’s challenge brought before the US Patent & Trademark Office (‘USPTO’) nearly six months ago, proving SmartSky’s longstanding position that its ‘947 patent, which covers some of the most essential features... [Read more]

Lessons Learned & The Up Hill Battle of the Aviation Industry In the Times of COVID-19 and Other Industry News

Lessons Learned & The Up Hill Battle of the Aviation Industry In the Times of COVID-19 and Other Industry News

We are roughly six months into the COVID-19 global pandemic and in that time-frame our industry, and many others, have witnessed some radical and dynamic shifts. As we know, the leisure and family holidays have almost been eradicated with COVID. The air travel industry prior to the pandemic hummed along with business travel accounting for... [Read more]

Galgus Is The Newest Member of the WiFi Alliance and Other News

Galgus Is The Newest Member of the WiFi Alliance and Other News

Galgus, new member of the WiFi Alliance The WiFi Alliance is a global organization in which the main players related to this wireless technology participate, whether they are operators, hardware manufacturers, or software developers. It is also the benchmark certifier for WiFi technology, having completed more than 50,000 certifications since... [Read more]