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PHOTO: SkyGem reveals integrated IFE/seat

Taiwanese in-flight entertainment supplier SkyGem has revealed anintegrated in-flight entertainment seat based on its Sky 1000 IFEsolution at Airshow China 2010. Read all about it here. SkyGem claims it is doing what Thales and Panasonic are doing with their respective systems only lighter, smaller and with less power. Hat tip to our excellent “Wings Down […]

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VIDEO: BA explains how to use your mobile phone in-flight

A lot of misinformation is still floating around out there about in-flight cell phone connectivity. For example, many folks here in the United States aren’t even aware that A) in-flight mobile connectivity is totally safe (with the right pico cell equipment on board the aircraft) and B) in-flight mobile connectivity is being offered on loads […]

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Lufthansa serves up captains by candlelight

Updated to include comment from Lufthansa… Dining with the ship’s captain is considered a VIP treat for the ocean cruising sort. But wouldn’t it be nice to have a little chat with your aircraft captain before tucking into a four-course meal? (Especially if he’s good looking…and single, ahem, but I digress). Never let it be […]

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