In-flightwifi

11.11.14
AT&T is no longer developing a Gogo competitor
11.11.14

AT&T is no longer developing a Gogo competitor

Don't count on AT&T to make faster in-flight internet, as the carrier has just announced that...

By M. Moon,   11.11.14
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04.08.14
Gogo planning 70 Mbps WiFi on transatlantic flights
04.08.14

Gogo planning 70 Mbps WiFi on transatlantic flights

If low-speed airline WiFi has you stuck playing Words with Friends, streaming Netflix on an intern...

By S. Dent,   04.08.14
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12.11.13
JetBlue fills a plane with reporters for the ultimate Fly-Fi satellite internet test
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12.11.13

JetBlue fills a plane with reporters for the ultimate Fly-Fi satellite internet test

JetBlue's been quoting some pretty ambitious figures for its new ViaSat-powered in-flight WiFi, an...

By Z. Honig,   12.11.13
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11.26.13
Onboard JetBlue's first Fly-Fi flight, with the fastest internet in the air
11.26.13

Onboard JetBlue's first Fly-Fi flight, with the fastest internet in the air

On a flight yesterday from JFK to Austin, JetBlue finally decided to flip the switch on Fly-Fi, gi...

By Z. Honig,   11.26.13
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09.11.13
Gogo's hybrid GTO technology bringing 60Mbps download capability to airlines in 2014
09.11.13

Gogo's hybrid GTO technology bringing 60Mbps download capability to airlines in 2014

In a way, in-flight WiFi still seems like the future. It's the internet, in the air, while traveli...

By D. Murph,   09.11.13
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09.03.13
JetBlue scores FAA approval for Fly-Fi, may launch satellite WiFi next month
09.03.13

JetBlue scores FAA approval for Fly-Fi, may launch satellite WiFi next month

JetBlue's next-generation WiFi service, powered by ViaSat's super-speedy Ka-band satellite, is off...

By Z. Honig,   09.03.13
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05.16.13
Boeing tapped to build ViaSat-2 satellite, launch set for mid-2016
05.16.13

Boeing tapped to build ViaSat-2 satellite, launch set for mid-2016

ViaSat-1 recently earned a Guinness World Record as the highest-capacity satellite in (or out of)...

By Z. Honig,   05.16.13
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01.15.13
United becomes first US airline to offer overseas WiFi with satellite-equipped 747
01.15.13

United becomes first US airline to offer overseas WiFi with satellite-equipped 747

Lufthansa's been pulling (relatively) speedy Ku-band satellite internet from the heavens for a bit...

By Z. Honig,   01.15.13
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11.12.12
Engadget tours Gogo's flying test plane, tries its improved ATG-4 in-flight WiFi (hands-on)
11.12.12

Engadget tours Gogo's flying test plane, tries its improved ATG-4 in-flight WiFi (hands-on)

Gogo's test plane isn't your typical jet: it seats just nine passengers, and there's no bathroom;...

By D. Wollman,   11.12.12
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