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Travelling some 28,000 miles and stopping in 14 countries, Amelia Rose Earhart will remain fully connected to the outside world throughout the journey thanks to Satcom1 and Inmarsat.
Air China and Honeywell Aerospace sign a Memorandum of Understanding to install and test GX Aviation on Air China’s A330 aircraft, expected in the second quarter of 2015.
GX Aviation is the first, truly global, high-speed, in-flight connectivity service that will provide data rates to the aircraft of up to 50Mbps.
BGAN is the world’s first globally available mobile satellite communications service to provide both voice and broadband data simultaneously through small, lightweight satellite terminals.
The satellite is scheduled to be launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan aboard an International Launch Services (ILS) Proton Breeze M at 12.12 GMT on Sunday, 8th December.
Thales and Inmarsat today signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to add Thales as a partner in marketing Inmarsat’s connectivity solutions to the commercial aviation market.
Developed by Astrium and Thales Alenia Space under a joint ESA and CNES contract, Alphabus allows the European space hardware manufacturing industry to address the top end of the telecom satellite market.
The first flight for a Chinese airline equipped with passenger Wi-Fi connectivity internet access took place on 3rd July, on an Air China Airbus A330 flying from Beijing to Chengdu.