Archive | October, 2010

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UPDATE 1: A word about connectivity before I disconnect…

Updated to note that Southwest Airlines is now saying it will charge $5 for Wi-Fi regardless of device or flight (holy moly…what will this mean for Gogo pricing?) And yes, this update means that I had to have one more word. Arghghgh. The grip of SM addiction! BLOGI’m jumping off the grid for about 10 […]

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Tested Koito seats still represent ‘Unsafe Condition’: EASA

EASA recently held a Koito briefing session in Cologne to help answer some of the myriad questions being asked by airlines. Koito seats are subject to both an EASA proposed AD and an FAA NPRM after the Japanese manufacturer falsified test data on 150,000 seats in the world fleet.The ‘question and answer summary’ document published […]

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VIDEO: Flight Display Systems reveals its iPad mount for bizjets

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VIDEO: Jon and Mary’s final wrap from #NBAA10 – Yee haw!

Bizjet in-flight connectivity. Bizjet social media efforts. Bizjet industry upticks. Jon and I cover it all in our final wrap-up from NBAA. The sound quality of this video isn’t stellar, but isn’t that a nice hat?

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bmibaby chief Julian Carr answers your questions

The head of bmibaby, Julian Carr, recently agreed to answer questions posed to him on this blog and via Twitter. Julian’s answers are below (for the passenger experience crowd, note Julian’s final answers). Q. Being from BHX myself, what plans are there to expand youralready decent sized operation there? #4Julian A. We have three aircraft […]

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Final iFlight from #NBAA10 is the best – no butts about it

Day 3 of Flightglobal’s iFlight magazine from #NBAA10 is my favorite by far. Be sure to check my hall highlights video, including footage of the butt sketcher, who drew big crowds to the Jet Works Air Center booth.

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The Jon and Mary show comes to #NBAA10

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Day 2 of the iFlight interactive magazine from #NBAA10 is hot!

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Astronaut Gene Cernan talks in-flight connectivity and Mars

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Day 1 of Flightglobal’s iFlight magazine from #NBAA10 is out! Click the pic!

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