2020 Will Be The Year European Inflight WiFi Goes Crazy

| December 11, 2019

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Getting WiFi on a plane is a massive bonus for any passenger. But the availability of such services is still very variable between carriers, and the quality of the connectivity provided can be somewhat unpredictable too. For passengers in Europe, however, the future is looking bright, as the European Aviation Network (EAN) is about to really take off. EAN has been developed by leading aviation connectivity provider Inmarsat. Announced some years ago, the company has been developing, optimizing and refining its offering, with a soft launch with British Airways earlier this year. Simple Flying caught up with Dominic Walters, Vice President at Inmarsat Aviation, to find out how the rollout is going, and why he thinks 2020 is the year EAN will be aviation’s most talked about innovation.

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