Panasonic is considering taking over the Connexion by Boeing inflight Internet service when Boeing ends it at year end (ATWOnline, Aug. 18), Korean Air President and COO Jong Hee Lee revealed. Briefing reporters in Seoul, Lee said Panasonic has told Korean, which equipped 29 aircraft with the service at a cost of $400,000 per plane, that it will take over the program if it can be assured of firm orders to equip 500 aircraft with the service. Fewer than 150 aircraft are believed to be ...

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