Boeing pulled the plug on its Connexion by Boeing onboard Internet venture yesterday, bringing an end to a program that was hyped heavily when it was launched in 2000 but never generated much interest from airlines or passengers. "Over the last six years, we have invested substantial time, resources and technology in Connexion by Boeing," Chairman, President and CEO Jim McNerney said. "Regrettably, the market for this service has not materialized as had been expected. We believe this ...

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