One of the most expensive inflight internet services is about to become massively more affordable. Swiss is dramatically revamping its inflight connectivity pricing, including introducing a free messaging tier.
JUPITER 3 is now in space, following a successful Falcon Heavy launch. The satellite joins the JUPITER constellation, doubling its capacity for mobility services.
The Gogo 5G service will, once again, be delayed. The company announced a design error which must be resolved prior to deployment. Gogo 5G is now expected to go live in mid-2024, pending resolution of the chip flaws.
Satellite failures are rare. But when they happen the impact can be massive. Astranis and Anuvu aim to avoid that, while working to understand problems on Arcturus, the first microGEO satellite to orbit.
Inflight and maritime connectivity secured a boost in capacity from the North Atlantic to the Indian Ocean last week as Eutelsat 10B entered service.