China’s Shenzhen Airlines is about to kick off a working trial of Inmarsat and Cobham’s flight deck connectivity product, SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S), on its Airbus A320 fleet. SB-S, which uses Cobham avionics’ AVIATOR 300D hardware, is an inflight cockpit broadband service that allows secure communication of real-time safety, security and operational information during flight and ground time. The inflight evaluation will begin in May and will cover three core SB-S ...

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