European Aviation Network Advances with Test of Key Satellite Infrastructure

Inmarsat has completed testing of key satellite infrastructure for its European Aviation Network (EAN), which will deliver high-speed broadband to European flights.

Always Getting Better: Ryanair Renews Agreement with Navitaire

Ryanair has renewed its agreement with Amadeus company Navitaire to provide technology solutions which will support its customer-experience focus as part of the airline’s Always Getting Better program.

Singapore Changi Airport Opens New Tech Innovation Lab

Singapore’s Changi Airport has announced a new a tech innovation lab which will help develop applications which would improve the journey and foster further growth.

EveryMundo Announces New Hires, Global Services Expansion

EveryMundo, which provides performance marketing solutions for the global airline industry, has appointed two new business directors to extend its global services.

For the Umpteenth Time, No! You Cannot Hack a Plane Using IFE—But Those Who Try Should Be Prosecuted

The news cycle has returned to false claims of hacking aircraft through in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFE/IFEC) systems.

Southwest Adds Panasonic Global Connectivity Services, Extends GEE Wi-Fi Contract

Southwest Airlines has announced dual-sourcing of its onboard connectivity and entertainment, as new aircraft enter the fleet and aircraft without Wi-Fi are retired.

LCC Air Seoul Launches with SITA’S Horizon Passenger Management Solution

Air Seoul, the new South Korean low-cost carrier based at Seoul Incheon International Airport, has launched its operations using SITA’s Horizon Passenger Management and Distribution systems.

Air New Zealand Selects Inmarsat GX for Global In-Flight Wi-Fi

Air New Zealand has signed a contract for Inmarsat’s GX Aviation service which will deliver high speed Wi-Fi internet access to passengers on  its long and short-haul flights, with seamless global coverage. “We’re very excited about working with Air New […]

Big Spenders: Air Travellers Would Pay Up to $100 for These Extras

Sabre has released a new study showing that passengers are willing to pay $100 for a more personalised and enjoyable air travel experience.