Lufthansa will offer high-speed Internet access on its short- and medium-haul European flights from early summer 2016. The new technology is in partnership with Inmarsat and Deutsche Telekom, which is providing a new, combined Long-Term Evolution (LTE)-based ground and satellite network. “Lufthansa has always been a pioneer of Internet services on board its aircraft,” Lufthansa chairman and CEO Carsten Spohr said in a statement. “Having equipped all (106) planes in the ...
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