Inmarsat, Hughes Partner On In-Flight Connectivity For Airlines

Branding for the new Inmarsat and Hughes Ka-band partnership.
Credit: Inmarsat
Satellite network operators Inmarsat and Hughes Network Systems announced a “strategic collaboration” on Oct. 20 to provide in-flight connectivity designed for commercial airlines in North America. The new “GX+ North America” system integrates Ka-band connectivity services provided by the Hughes...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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