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IS29e satellite in building process

Push for free inflight WiFi considered as Intelsat plans 29e replaceme...

Intelsat is in talks with its service partners in the inflight connectivity sector to ensure it can accommodate their Ku-band satellite capa... Continue Reading

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Social engineering, data manipulation prove key threats to airlines

While there is a lot of focus on dramatic cyber attacks on air transportation infrastructure leading to disruptions in power supply, broken communications and g... Continue Reading

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Smaller seatmakers look to meet narrowbody seat needs of airframers

As the passenger experience stands as 2019 draws to a close, the overwhelming majority of narrowbody airliners, whether from the Airbus A320... Continue Reading

Large aircraft jet engines, Fueling a huge airplane, a truck with fuel with hoses connected to a fuel tank.

Reshaping UK aviation taxes could incentivize use of sustainable fuels

Rewarding airlines that use sustainable aviation fuels by cutting the amount of air passenger duty (APD) they pay to the UK Government could... Continue Reading

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In Conversation Transcribed: Airline food with Nik Loukas

John Walton: Hello and welcome to Runway Girl Network In Conversation, a deep dive into aviation and the passenger experience. I’m RGN... Continue Reading

United CRJ550 interior with woman taking a photo

Tapping into real and “perceived” value with seat covers

When you board an aircraft and sink into your seat, you probably don’t think too much about the seat cover unless it is stained or ask... Continue Reading

Visual inside Firefly's ATR-72-500 aircraft cabin

Mostly modest, Firefly surprises with some nice touchpoints

Southeast Asia is a wonderful place to experiment with new airlines. Tickets are cheap, flights are short, and options abound. A free day in... Continue Reading

An airline meal tray with bottle of champagne

In Conversation Transcribed: Airline food with Nik Loukas

John Walton: Hello and welcome to Runway Girl Network In Conversation, a deep dive into aviation and the passenger experience. I’m RGN... Continue Reading