Inflight Connectivity Continues Making Global Strides

| March 3, 2020

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With our 2020 predictions series wrapped up, one common theme we saw across different thought leaders was the increasing presence of inflight connectivity (IFC) in the aviation ecosystem. In addition to contributing to the passenger experience, IFC enables a more robust and higher value proposition to airlines for operating the aircraft. In recognition of this important theme, we captured a few industry news stories highlighting IFC’s growing influence in the aviation ecosystem in our latest roundup. Read below for more stories about how IFC is shaping the present and future of the aviation industry: Last month, Inmarsat announced that its GX Aviation solution reached the milestone of powering 1 million free inflight Wi-Fi sessions for Air New Zealand, approximately one year after the airline moved towards a free inflight Wi-Fi model.

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Airways Office is a travel-information based website. We set foot in the travel industry in 2013. We are a member of International Air Transport Association (IATA), which consists of 278 airlines, primarily major carriers, representing 117 countries. The IATA’s member airlines account for carrying approximately 83% of total Available Seat Kilometers in air traffic. The IATA supports airline activity and helps formulate industry policy and standards.

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