Cabin Interior and Electronics

News and developments about everything that goes into the cabin of an aircraft, from floor coverings to headliners, with a special emphasis on in-flight entertainment, communications and other electronics for passengers. If it is in the cabin of an aircraft, it’s covered here.

Apr 5, 2016 - 2:05 PM
Canadian firm converts regional jet to a combi corporate configuration
Mar 30, 2016 - 5:38 PM
Smartphones with the Wi-Fi calling feature can use their same number for airborne satcom calling and texting.
Mar 30, 2016 - 9:57 AM
The SmartSky air-to-ground network is expected to begin service in the fourth quarter of 2016, with full U.S. coverage in mid-2017.
Mar 22, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Bombardier's WAVE high-speed Ka-band satcom is available as an option on new Global 5000s and 6000s, and retrofittable to older models.
Challenger 350 in flight
Mar 15, 2016 - 11:30 AM
The SmartSky will provide speeds and capability 10 times that of most available inflight networks.
Mar 11, 2016 - 4:45 PM
Proposal would add to CS-25 a new appendix for “low-occupancy airplanes,” the EASA’s generic terminology for business jets.
Mar 8, 2016 - 9:35 AM
It's now easier to update the cabin entertainment system on 300-series Challengers
Mar 3, 2016 - 2:05 PM
Duncan Aviation will provide repairs and spares for Gogo Business Aviation's inflight connectivity equipment.
Feb 25, 2016 - 12:04 PM
25-year business aviation industry veteran Brian Barber Barber will help Advent’s management team identify new markets its composite structures business.
Feb 16, 2016 - 10:19 AM
Sister cabin workshop in San Antonio, Texas completed five bizliners in 2015