Category Archives: Up in the Air

FTE ‘Up in the Air’ is our dedicated area for all things in-flight – IFE&C, passenger and crew connectivity, cabin design, passenger comfort and personalisation. Through our editorial coverage and the FTE ‘Up in the Air’ conference, our goal is to play a leading role in shaking up the onboard passenger experience, which has evolved very little in the last 20 years, especially in comparison to the passenger experience on the ground.

Top 10 ‘Up in the Air’ passenger experience stories of 2014

American Airlines In-flight

Passenger Comfort // Dec 2014 // No Comments

American Airlines’ $2bn investment to include upgraded cabin experience

One year after closing its merger with US Airways, American Airlines is looking ahead to 2015 and beyond with more than $2 billion in investments, which will include fully lie-flat seats, international WiFi, and more inflight entertainment options.

Read full article »


Air France, Orange WiFi

IFE&C // Dec 2014 // No Comments

Air France and Orange test Wi-Fi onboard short and medium-haul flights

Air France and Orange will offer Wi-Fi access onboard two Airbus A320s on short and medium-haul networks during a three-month trial phase, from summer 2015. This will allow passengers to surf the internet, read their emails, watch live TV, or enjoy their favourite series.

Read full article »


JAL first airline in Asia to adopt Thales AVANT IFE technology

Mike Lemmon, Design Director, Artefact

Video: GuestLogix CEO talks in-flight ancillary revenues

Airberlin wireless

KLM unveils new 777-200 Economy and World Business Class cabins

Verizon Wireless’ “Connection Day” promo

SriLankan Airlines introduces first Wi-Fi equipped A330-300

Page 1 of 2012345...1020...Last »