Communication

May 7, 2008 - 4:56am

Bombardier and Rockwell Collins are developing a new integrated cabin for the Canadian manufacturer’s Global 5000. Leveraging technology acquired by Collins when it bought cabin product specialist Airshow over the summer, the new Airshow 21 cabin, said spokespeople for both companies, will include an Ethernet-based local area network (LAN), providing users with Internet connections and access to printers, fax and a file server.

May 6, 2008 - 5:55am

AirCell and Iridium Satellite have reached an agreement that will allow AirCell to offer Iridium-based satellite communications products and services. As part of the agreement, AirCell is expanding its airborne telecommunications product line by developing new Iridium-based products to be offered through AirCell’s existing network of U.S. dealers, as well as through a newly formed network of international dealers.

April 29, 2008 - 10:11am

Aircell said it will charge a flat monthly fee of $1,495 for unlimited access to its air-to-ground broadband data service by business aviation users.

April 22, 2008 - 12:22pm

Eclipse Aviation is breaking new ground again, but this time it’s in the California courts.

April 16, 2008 - 5:27am

Operators selling their airplanes may be interested in showing them on an interactive DVD distributed quarterly to more than 6,200 brokers, dealers and operators worldwide, according to Aircraft Shopper Online of Corte Madera, Calif. The online pre-owned aircraft sales service introduced the DVD with 11 aircraft at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition in Geneva in May.

March 19, 2008 - 7:52am

Rockwell Collins and Connexion by Boeing are teaming to create a broadband satellite data service for business jets that will fly first aboard Bombardier’s Global 5000 and Global Express XRS.

February 17, 2008 - 10:29pm

Next July’s Farnborough International air show is approaching capacity, with 94 percent of space sold and only two chalets left to rent. Organizer Farnborough International Ltd. (FIL) said last week that it expects the show to be completely sold out by the end of the Singapore show. Already, Hall 4 has had to be extended, and FIL (Stand No. L81) is planning a complete redesign of the hall to accommodate demand at future shows.

February 4, 2008 - 8:52am

Teledyne Controls is leaping into the corporate-jet passenger information marketing scene as an equipment and software integrator, promising services “so powerful you’ll think you never left the ground.” These include worldwide voice and broadband data, real-time Internet and e-mail under the umbrella SmartCabin Office.

February 4, 2008 - 8:52am

Teledyne Controls is leaping into the corporate-jet passenger information marketing scene as an equipment and software integrator, promising services “so powerful you’ll think you never left the ground.” These include worldwide voice and broadband data, real-time Internet and e-mail under the umbrella SmartCabin Office.

February 4, 2008 - 8:36am

International Communications Group, a Newport News, Va.-based supplier of electronic communications equipment to operators of airliner-size aircraft, has introduced a family of products that the company said is tailored for installation in midsize to large business jets.

 
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