Would-be telecommunications satellite operator OneWeb has joined forces with Airbus, Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and mobile network operators Sprint and Bharti Airtel to offer a seamless experience to those passengers wanting to connect their mobile device on board. The Seamless Air Alliance offers member mobile operators to extend their services into airline cabins, via satellite. OneWeb is gearing up for the launch of its first satellites—in a constellation of 900—this year. ...

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