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VIDEO: Thales in-flight interactive map is portal to your world

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Exclusive: New “Simple” wireless IFE solution revealed

Despite great efforts to push my body to the limit at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (#AIX11) in Hamburg, including engaging in some dancing queen moments on my final day (I trust that videotape will be burned), I’ve returned largely intact. This is due to the fact that I was able to nab some sleep on […]

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VIDEO: What’s hot inside the aircraft cabin (2011) #AIX11

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What you need to know before AIX in Hamburg (Part I)

I read a fascinating Newsweek article the other day while pretending to work out at the gym (yes, I do drag myself there at least once a fortnight when I’m not traveling and when I’m not…well, I do drag myself there at least once a month). The article suggested that the Twitterization of our culture […]

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Panasonic to unveil next generation IFEC at #AIX11

So says this full-page advert in the #AIX11 show preview report….

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Boeing 787 shortlisted for major aircraft interiors award

Well one thing’s for certain, Boeing’s got gumption. The US airframer entered the 787 – in its entirety – into the competition for a Crystal Cabin Award and, interestingly, has been shortlisted by the folks who hand out these coveted statutes (the Aviation Cluster Hamburg Metropolitan Region Association….tis a mouthful Every year at the Aircraft […]

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Intelligent Avionics: “We like being a newcomer”

In the world of in-flight entertainment (IFE), industry stalwarts Panasonic Avionics and Thales reign supreme. But newcomer Intelligent Avionics is eager to carve out a piece of the pie with the introduction of a next-gen IFE system called AURA. I’ve asked the firm’s newly-appointed business-development VP in the Americas, Rob Britton, to guest-blog about the […]

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Out of the box and into a new AURA

No sooner do we get word that BlueBox managing director Rick Stuart is leaving the firm, when, lo, a new in-flight entertainment company and system surfaces. Coinkidink? Errr. A splinter group from BlueBox, including Murray Skelton and Martin Cunnison, have formed Intelligent Avionics, and launched AURA, billed as “an ultra-lightweight, next generation IFE system”, which […]

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Countdown to Aircraft Interiors Expo, Hamburg

Is it too early to be looking forward to the Aircraft Interiors Expo on 5-8 April in Hamburg? Check out some of the action from last year’s big show! AIX Hamburg Exhibitor from aix_hamburg on Vimeo.

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Hot (and pink) Aircraft Interiors Expo show daily links

Did you miss the Aircraft Interiors Show in Hamburg but still want to see the awesome show dailies produced by Flightglobal? Well you’re in luck. Here are the links to day 1, 2 and 3 of the dailies. Day 2, with the Yarwood girls on the front page, was particularly hot. Go figure. Day 1 […]

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