ViaSat-3 Americas launches successfully
The first ViaSat-3 satellite successfully launched from Cape Canaveral on Sunday night, beginning its short ride to geostationary orbit where it will open the next generation of satellite communications, including the inflight market.
AirFi hypes LEO IFC option on cusp of launch
It could come online within the next few days. The company is confident that timeline won't stretch past a few weeks. And AirFi's LEO customers want the service yesterday.
Gogo brings next-gen BizAv WiFi to Canada
Gogo is pressing forward with its updated network rollout, now confirming plans to cover Canadian markets with the improved service.
Other Industry News
Why American Loves Bleisure Travelers
Conventional wisdom suggests no market segment can replace corporate travelers, who once paid big money for last-minute availability. But Vasu Raja, American's chief commercial officer, said otherwise Thursday on the airline's first quarter earnings call.
JetBlue announces Amsterdam routes, with surprisingly good flight times
JetBlue will fly to Amsterdam from August 2023. After significant public bickering with Dutch regulators, the carrier confirmed it will launch flights later this summer.
Airline Plans for Summer in New York City Crystalize at a Higher Level Than You Might Expect
Airlines had an option to drop NYC-area flights, reducing potential for delays in the peak summer months. And they did. But perhaps not enough?