IFE http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7424/more en Honeywell’s JetWave wins EASA certification http://atwonline.com/ife/honeywell-s-jetwave-wins-easa-certification <div class="node-body article-body">Honeywell has achieved European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification for its JetWave high-speed satellite communications equipment on the Airbus A319. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/honeywell-s-jetwave-wins-easa-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/honeywell-s-jetwave-wins-easa-certification#comments IFE Daily News Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:14:00 +0000 235641 at http://atwonline.com Gallery: Lufthansa Group goes digital http://atwonline.com/ife/gallery-lufthansa-group-goes-digital <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/lufthansa-launch-new-internet-technology-european-flights">Lufthansa</a> Group said it plans to become the <a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/lufthansa-begins-trialing-broadband-short-and-medium-haul-flights">&ldquo;most digital aviation group&rdquo; </a>in 2017, chairman and CEO Carsten Spohr said at the company&rsquo;s digital aviation forum Jan. 10. <em>ATW</em> joined a special A319 flight Jan. 10 from Frankfurt, flying over Luxembourg and France, and returning to Frankfurt.</p></div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/gallery-lufthansa-group-goes-digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/gallery-lufthansa-group-goes-digital#comments IFE Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:13:00 +0000 235441 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa begins trialing broadband on short- and medium-haul flights http://atwonline.com/ife/lufthansa-begins-trialing-broadband-short-and-medium-haul-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Group said it plans to become the “most digital aviation group” in 2017, chairman and CEO Carsten Spohr said at the company’s digital aviation forum Jan. 10.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/lufthansa-begins-trialing-broadband-short-and-medium-haul-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/lufthansa-begins-trialing-broadband-short-and-medium-haul-flights#comments Connected Aerospace IFE Daily News ATW On-Location Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:51:00 +0000 235351 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa executive board member and chief officer-hub management Harry Hohmeister</p> Kurt Hofmann Turkish selects Panasonic for IFEC system on A321neos & 737 MAXs http://atwonline.com/ife/turkish-selects-panasonic-ifec-system-a321neos-737-maxs <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines has chosen Panasonic Avionics to install its eX1 inflight entertainment and communications (IFEC) system on Turkish Airlines’ upcoming fleet of narrowbody aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/turkish-selects-panasonic-ifec-system-a321neos-737-maxs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/turkish-selects-panasonic-ifec-system-a321neos-737-maxs#comments Airlines IFE Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:01:00 +0000 233591 at http://atwonline.com Russia’s Aurora Airline relaxes onboard device restrictions http://atwonline.com/ife/russia-s-aurora-airline-relaxes-onboard-device-restrictions <div class="node-body article-body">Russia’s Aurora Airline has relaxed restrictions on the use of smartphones and tablets on takeoff and landing. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/russia-s-aurora-airline-relaxes-onboard-device-restrictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/russia-s-aurora-airline-relaxes-onboard-device-restrictions#comments IFE Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 13 Dec 2016 22:31:00 +0000 233101 at http://atwonline.com Southwest targets 100%-Wi-Fi equipped fleet by the end of 2017 http://atwonline.com/ife/southwest-targets-100-wi-fi-equipped-fleet-end-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines plans to have a fully Wi-Fi-equipped fleet by the end of 2017, and has entered into agreements with inflight connectivity providers to significantly increase the speed of its onboard Wi-Fi services starting next year.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/southwest-targets-100-wi-fi-equipped-fleet-end-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/southwest-targets-100-wi-fi-equipped-fleet-end-2017#comments IFE Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 13 Dec 2016 22:20:00 +0000 233091 at http://atwonline.com <p>Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700</p> Rob Finlayson DOT: Airlines must warn customers if inflight phone calls are permitted http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-airlines-must-warn-customers-if-inflight-phone-calls-are-permitted <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Transportation (DOT) is proposing that airlines and ticket agents should be required to inform prospective customers in advance if an airline allows passengers to make mobile phone calls onboard the aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-airlines-must-warn-customers-if-inflight-phone-calls-are-permitted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/dot-airlines-must-warn-customers-if-inflight-phone-calls-are-permitted#comments Regulation IFE Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:51:00 +0000 232781 at http://atwonline.com ATW file Inmarsat, Air New Zealand sign connectivity deal http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-air-new-zealand-sign-connectivity-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Global mobile satellite communications provider Inmarsat and Air New Zealand have signed a contract to provide Global Xpress (GX) connectivity—GX for Aviation—across the airline’s long- and short-haul fleets. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-air-new-zealand-sign-connectivity-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/inmarsat-air-new-zealand-sign-connectivity-deal#comments IFE Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:51:00 +0000 232481 at http://atwonline.com Aireon, FlightAware, SITA partner for global flight tracking coverage http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/aireon-flightaware-sita-partner-global-flight-tracking-coverage <div class="node-body article-body">Global air transport IT specialist SITA’s connected aircraft business SITAONAIR will partner with satellite provider Aireon and flight tracking data specialist FlightAware beginning in 2018, the companies announced Nov. 29. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/aireon-flightaware-sita-partner-global-flight-tracking-coverage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/connected-aerospace/aireon-flightaware-sita-partner-global-flight-tracking-coverage#comments Connected Aerospace IT & Distribution IFE Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:42:00 +0000 231801 at http://atwonline.com EAN broadband flight tests exceed expectations http://atwonline.com/ife/ean-broadband-flight-tests-exceed-expectations <div class="node-body article-body">Satellite specialist Inmarsat, telecommunications provider Deutsche Telekom, mobile phone company Nokia and airline technology firm Thales have completed a program of European Aviation Network (EAN) broadband test flights.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/ife/ean-broadband-flight-tests-exceed-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/ife/ean-broadband-flight-tests-exceed-expectations#comments Connected Aerospace IFE Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:33:00 +0000 231651 at http://atwonline.com