IFE http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7424/more en EasyJet, airBaltic lift PED restrictions http://atwonline.com/ife/easyjet-airbaltic-lift-ped-restrictions <div class="node-body article-body">EasyJet and airBaltic have become the latest European carriers to allow passengers to use personal electronic devices (PEDs) throughout all phases of flight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/easyjet-airbaltic-lift-ped-restrictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/easyjet-airbaltic-lift-ped-restrictions#comments Airlines IFE Daily News AirBaltic EASA EasyJet European Aviation Safety Agency PED personal electronic devices Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:54:00 +0000 122431 at http://atwonline.com <p>EasyJet Airbus A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Thales to close LiveTV acquisition this summer http://atwonline.com/ife/thales-close-livetv-acquisition-summer <div class="node-body article-body">Thales is aiming to close its $400 million acquisition of JetBlue’s LiveTV subsidiary this summer, but Thales Avionics CEO Dominique Giannoni is remaining tight-lipped on other potential acquisitions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/thales-close-livetv-acquisition-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/thales-close-livetv-acquisition-summer#comments IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Aircraft Interior Expo ATW Plus Dominique Giannoni GX Aviation Ka-band IFE inflight entertainment Inmarsat LiveTV Thales Avionics Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:41:00 +0000 122271 at http://atwonline.com Teague: Ditch ‘economy class’ for ‘connectivity class’ http://atwonline.com/ife/teague-ditch-economy-class-connectivity-class <div class="node-body article-body">Airlines should rethink their cabin branding, replacing economy class with “connectivity class” or “cinema class,” according to Teague principal brand strategist Devin Liddell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/teague-ditch-economy-class-connectivity-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/teague-ditch-economy-class-connectivity-class#comments Airframes IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences cabin branding Delta Air Lines Devin Liddell Passenger Experience Conference Scoot Teague Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:26:00 +0000 122241 at http://atwonline.com Gogo, Boeing explore production-line installation of connectivity technology http://atwonline.com/ife/gogo-boeing-explore-production-line-installation-connectivity-technology <div class="node-body article-body">Aircraft communications service provider Gogo has reached a technical services agreement with Boeing to evaluate the prospect of installing Gogo inflight connectivity technology during the manufacturer’s aircraft production process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/gogo-boeing-explore-production-line-installation-connectivity-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/gogo-boeing-explore-production-line-installation-connectivity-technology#comments IFE Daily News Manufacturers Boeing Gogo IFE inflight entertainment Wi-Fi Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:35:00 +0000 121821 at http://atwonline.com Air Canada’s North American fleet to be Wi-Fi-equipped by Gogo http://atwonline.com/ife/air-canada-s-north-american-fleet-be-wi-fi-equipped-gogo <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada has reached an agreement with aircraft communications service provider Gogo to equip all of its North American fleet with inflight Wi-Fi connectivity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/air-canada-s-north-american-fleet-be-wi-fi-equipped-gogo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/air-canada-s-north-american-fleet-be-wi-fi-equipped-gogo#comments Airlines IFE Daily News Air Canada Gogo inflight connectivity Wi-Fi Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:15:00 +0000 121631 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Canada A319</p> Courtesy, Airbus JAL to trial Gogo’s new global connectivity system http://atwonline.com/ife/jal-trial-gogo-s-new-global-connectivity-system <div class="node-body article-body">Japan Airlines (JAL) will trial Gogo’s new dual-antennae product, 2Ku, which the supplier says will give airlines fast, reliable and affordable broadband worldwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/jal-trial-gogo-s-new-global-connectivity-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/jal-trial-gogo-s-new-global-connectivity-system#comments Airlines IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences 2Ku Gogo JAL Japan Airlines Ku-band satellite Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:04:00 +0000 121571 at http://atwonline.com <p>Gogo CEO Michael Small (left) shows 2Ku dual antennae</p> By Victoria Moores Cathay Pacific waits on PED clearance http://atwonline.com/ife/cathay-pacific-waits-ped-clearance <div class="node-body article-body">Cathay Pacific Airways is anxious to offer gate-to-gate use of personal electronic devices (PED), although it is unlikely to be cleared until mid-year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/cathay-pacific-waits-ped-clearance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/cathay-pacific-waits-ped-clearance#comments Airlines IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Cathay Pacific Airways EASA European Aviation Safety Agency FAA Passenger Experience Conference PED personal electronic devices Toby Smith Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:37:00 +0000 121371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cathay Pacific Airways A330-300</p> Courtesy, Airbus AirAsia signs $33 million IFE deal http://atwonline.com/ife/airasia-signs-33-million-ife-deal <div class="node-body article-body">AirAsia Berhad group has signed a $33.5 million inflight entertainment (IFE) contract with new Malaysian company Tune Box Avionics Berhad. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/airasia-signs-33-million-ife-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/airasia-signs-33-million-ife-deal#comments Airlines IFE Daily News AirAsia Azran Osman Rani IFE inflight entertainment Inmarsat SwiftBroadband Tony Fernandes Tune Box Avionics Berhad Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:26:00 +0000 121031 at http://atwonline.com <p>AirAsia A320</p> Courtesy, Airbus IFE: A Must Have Feature http://atwonline.com/ife/ife-must-have-feature <div class="field-deck"> While not yet as important as price and frequency, inflight entertainment systems are a competitive tool for airlines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IFE is fast becoming a must-have product for any airline wanting to maintain a competitive edge. What was once an added benefit for only business- and first-class passengers has become an integral part of inflight service in all cabins. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/ife-must-have-feature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/ife-must-have-feature#comments IFE ATW Plus Forecast International IFE infight service Panasonic Avionics Corp. satellite TV Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:36:00 +0000 116421 at http://atwonline.com Microsoft enters inflight technology market http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market <div class="field-byline"> Jeremy Torr </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Software goliath Microsoft is eying the commercial aviation software business as a “really important market,” according to Matt Muta, the global managing director of the company’s Hospitality & Travel unit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/microsoft-enters-inflight-technology-market#comments Airshows IFE Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences ATW Plus Delta Air Lines IFE inflight engagement inflight entertainment Microsoft software Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:45:00 +0000 115271 at http://atwonline.com