Singapore Airlines became the first carrier to introduce live TV on international flights. The infotainment option was enabled by SIA's installation of Connexion by Boeing and TV is free for passengers paying for Connexion for their laptops. The airline is proceeding with plans to bring TV to seat-back IFE by 2006. The four international channels to be beamed live are BBC World, EuroNews, Eurosportnews and CNBC.

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