Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Singapore Airlines to offer in-flight high speed internet access.
Posted on 11-Nov-2003 22:50 | Tags Filed under: News



Singapore Airlines selected Connexion by Boeing as its provider for high-speed Internet-based communications on board. Connexion by Boeing mobile information service will be installed on 40 long-haul jetliners with an undisclosed number of options for additional service installations.

Today's announcement in Singapore precedes a definitive service agreement and establishes the framework for the power of in-flight broadband communications to be made available to SIA's customers in 2004. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

The technology will enable customers to tap into broadband services that will allow them to surf the Internet, send and receive emails and view up to 12 broadcast television channels. In addition to the data services, Connexion by Boeing will provide singapore Airlines customers with real-time television. Installation of the service is expected to begin by the third quarter of 2004 and launched on commercial services shortly thereafter.


More information: http://www.connexionbyboeing.com...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Homeless in NZ
Created by Fred99, last reply by Handle9 on 25-Jul-2017 14:45 (200 replies)
Pages... 12 13 14


Maori Seats
Created by Pumpedd, last reply by Rikkitic on 25-Jul-2017 08:17 (261 replies)
Pages... 16 17 18


12V Cig Socket always LIVE in Fiesta Mk6
Created by gcorgnet, last reply by MikeAqua on 24-Jul-2017 16:17 (29 replies)
Pages... 2


Begging for petrol money around service stations
Created by LesF, last reply by MikeAqua on 24-Jul-2017 15:18 (50 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Water leak under concrete driveway: how to find / repair without ruining driveway
Created by timmmay, last reply by timmmay on 25-Jul-2017 13:31 (37 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Best off-the shelf TIVO replacement
Created by red89mx, last reply by red89mx on 24-Jul-2017 23:29 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by Coil, last reply by Rikkitic on 24-Jul-2017 10:51 (4890 replies)
Pages... 324 325 326


Man stole trampoline 'to feed his family'
Created by Wiggum, last reply by jonathan18 on 25-Jul-2017 14:42 (105 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7