JetBlue boosts coach experience for London service

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

Better meals. Better entertainment. And the same comfortable legroom you’ve come to appreciate. That is the pitch JetBlue is making to economy class passengers as it offers further details about the cabin configuration on its A321LR fleet and plans for…

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JetBlue boosts coach experience for London service

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Better meals. Better entertainment. And the same comfortable legroom you’ve come to appreciate. That is the pitch JetBlue is making to economy class passengers as it offers further details about the cabin configuration on its A321LR fleet and plans for…

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Technology and Towers: SmartSky’s new CTO and the transition to operations

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Getting a new ATG network into service was never going to be easy. Can new CTO David Classen push SmartSky across the finish line, addressing the tower technical challenges along the way?
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Celebrating the future of aircraft interiors with the 2021 Crystal Cabin Awards winners

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

A look at the finalists and winners of the 14th Crystal Cabin Awards, presented today in Hamburg, makes clear that innovation remains strong in the aircraft interiors world.
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Gogo slips 5G to 2022, sees smooth upgrade path

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Officially slipping the Gogo 5G network into 2022 from this year is not great news, but Gogo’s overall finances emerged from 2020 stronger than expected and the next 5 years should complete the transformation.
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Global Eagle sees a refreshed 2021 with updated Gilat transceiver and more

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

In-flight connectivity performance should get a bit better in the coming months for some Global Eagle customers thanks to an improved on-board transceiver. The Aerostream 40Ku, developed by Gilat, achieved DO-160G certification this week, allowing for …

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Virgin Atlantic see free WiFi on the horizon, seeks better selling opportunities in the interim

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

Virgin Atlantic reiterated its expectation that in-flight WiFi connectivity will eventually be free to passengers. But don’t expect that in the immediate future. The company is much more focused today on improving the paid take rates than transitioning…

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Virgin Atlantic see free WiFi on the horizon, seeks better selling opportunities in the interim

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Virgin Atlantic reiterated its expectation that in-flight WiFi connectivity will eventually be free to passengers. But don’t expect that in the immediate future. The company is much more focused today on improving the paid take rates than transitioning…

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Alaska Airlines’ 737 MAX takes flight, without WiFi

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

Alaska Airlines is the latest member of the 737MAX family, operating its first commercial flights with they type today. But passengers on board faced a bit of a surprise: No WiFi active on the newest plane in the fleet.
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KLM takes first E195-E2

Written by Seth Miller @ Wandering Aramean

KLM’s brand new E195-E2 contains an updated interior that should keep passengers comfortable on board, though questions remain about the full suite of amenities to be offered.
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KLM takes first E195-E2

Written by Seth Miller @ PaxEx.Aero

KLM’s brand new E195-E2 contains an updated interior that should keep passengers comfortable on board, though questions remain about the full suite of amenities to be offered.
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