GOL makes South America’s first broadband-connected commercial flight

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An Oct. 4 GOL passenger flight between São Paulo Congonhas Airport and Brazil’s national capital Brasilia was the first South American commercial airline flight to have onboard internet connectivity , according to GOL CEO Paulo Kakinoff in a statement delivered in flight and transmitted live on GOL...

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