Survey shows significance of in-flight WiFi

Survey shows significance of in-flight WiFi

Satellite communications provider Inmarsat released a research that shows growing demand for in-flight Wi-Fi, with 60% of passengers regarding the service as… Read More »

Best airlines offering global in-flight Wi-Fi

Best airlines offering global in-flight Wi-Fi

The number of commercial airplanes offering in-flight Wi-Fi service will soar over the next five years. By 2022, some 14,419… Read More »

Airlines presented with revolutionary in-flight ancillary opportunities

Airlines presented with revolutionary in-flight ancillary opportunities

2017 may only be a few weeks old but for a number of carriers, particularly those in Europe, it is… Read More »

Qantas is offering free in-flight wifi on about 100 domestic aircraft

Qantas is offering free in-flight wifi on about 100 domestic aircraft

Qantas is gearing up for the rollout of free in-flight wifi on about 100 domestic aircraft, under a partnership with… Read More »

In-flight Wi-Fi is vulnerable to hackers

In-flight Wi-Fi is vulnerable to hackers

Wi-Fi in the sky isn’t a vague thought any more. As in-flight airplane Wi-Fi becomes more of a commonplace, the… Read More »

New in-flight internet services will upgrade passenger experience dramatically

New in-flight internet services will upgrade passenger experience dramatically

Airborne Internet services are poised to make the hours that passengers spend in an aircraft cabin a dramatically different experience…. Read More »

ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services

ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services

All Nippon Airways ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services across its international network and on selected domestic routes. ANA… Read More »

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will be investing new destinations and further product enhancements over the next few years as part of its… Read More »

US House of Reps urged regulators to keep ban on in-flight mobile phone calls

US House of Reps urged regulators to keep ban on in-flight mobile phone calls

A bipartisan group of almost 80 members of the House of Representatives have urged regulators not to end the ban… Read More »

United introduces improved in-flight food and beverage service

United introduces improved in-flight food and beverage service

United Airlines introduced on Aug. 21 new, improved lunch, dinner and beverage choices for domestic first-class customers, offering travelers chef-inspired meals… Read More »

Many international airlines still don’t have in-flight Wi-Fi

Many international airlines still don't have in-flight Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is slowly but surely ramping up on domestic US flights. A larger proportion of them offer some form of… Read More »

In-flight battery fires stir safety questions

In-flight battery fires stir safety questions

Lithium batteries that power the ubiquitous electronic devices passengers take on-board planes pose an increasing, but little-publicised fire hazard. Comprehensive… Read More »

Aeromexico introduces new in-flight menu

Aeromexico introduces new in-flight menu

Aeromexico announced its new onboard menu for its exclusive service in Clase Premier –the carrier First Class– and Coach, designed… Read More »

Air Transat now offers free in-flight entertainment

Air Transat now offers free in-flight entertainment

Air Transat is now offering passengers free on-demand entertainment on all its European flights, and on most of its flights… Read More »

AT&T eyes LTE network for in-flight use by passengers and crews in the US

AT&T eyes LTE network for in-flight use by passengers and crews in the US

Air-to-ground network set for late 2015 launch in continental U.S. AT&T plans to launch an LTE in-flight connection service for… Read More »

The increasing use of tablet technology in-flight by passengers is a hot issue this year

The increasing use of tablet technology in-flight by passengers is a hot issue this year

Exhibitors at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg started on April 8 demonstrated these ideas and more as they sought to win… Read More »

South Korea is looking to buy four in-flight refueling tanker aircraft from Airbus or Boeing

South Korea is looking to buy four in-flight refueling tanker aircraft from Airbus or Boeing

South Korea on Monday Mar. 31 launched the process to buy four in-flight refueling tanker aircraft, in a deal seen… Read More »

United is updating its in-flight menu options

United is updating its in-flight menu options

United Airlines is updating its inflight dining experience with the addition of new menu items, including gluten-free options for premium-cabin and… Read More »

Lufthansa will soon sends in-flight entertainment directly to passengers’ smartphones and tablets

Lufthansa will soon sends in-flight entertainment directly to passengers' smartphones and tablets

Lufthansa will soon take advantage of onboard tech that sends in-flight entertainment directly to passengers’ smartphones and tablets. The company… Read More »

LOT Polish is allowing passengers to use their personal electronic devices in-flight

LOT Polish is allowing passengers to use their personal electronic devices in-flight

LOT Polish Airlines is allowing passengers to use their personal electronic devices on board LOT’s aircraft in-flight beginning Feb. 17,… Read More »

In-flight sexual assaults are increasing

In-flight sexual assaults are increasing

FBI agents have investigated at least four reports of sexual assaults aboard airplanes en route to Reagan National and Dulles… Read More »

US regulators push for a bill banning in-flight calls

US regulators push for a bill banning in-flight calls

Responding to a public outcry after US regulators said they would consider allowing passengers to make cellphone calls during flights,… Read More »

Silver Airways aircraft now has FAA approval for safe use of portable electronic devices in-flight

Silver Airways aircraft now has FAA approval for safe use of portable electronic devices in-flight

Silver Airways’ U.S. domestic passengers aboard its fleet of Saab 340B Plus aircraft now have the FAA-approved option to safely… Read More »

Redesigned Flights search at TripAdvisor features comprehensive in-flight insights

Redesigned Flights search at TripAdvisor features comprehensive in-flight insights

TripAdvisor announced a redesign of its Flights search product, the first to feature comprehensive in-flight insights, amenities information and candid traveler photos coupled… Read More »