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Chicken run…

I’ve often wondered if Global Eagle’s founders experienced the same dilemma as Benjamin Franklin when deciding which bird to choose as their emblem, and I’ve noted my opinion on several occasions that they appear to have chosen poorly. Now it seems that Global Eagle is up for sale and is trying to entice other inflight […]

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Balky Wi-Fi Above the Clouds

Balky Wi-Fi Above the Clouds ATLANTA — When he was involved in marketing, it never occurred to Jack Salerno to fire up his computer during a flight, link to the Internet and dig into work. “I liked the quiet time to think,” he said. A career switch to sales in health care heightened his appreciation […]

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Transaero Airlines Expands In-Flight Connectivity Program

Transaero Airlines Expands In-Flight Connectivity Program Transaero Airlines is expanding its in-flight Internet and mobile connectivity communication services. The airline started providing high-speed broadband Internet and mobile communications services onboard its aircraft in 2012. Transaero now offers these services on 14 of its long-haul aircraft and two medium-haul Boeing 737 Classics. Currently 10 additional Transaero aircraft […]

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Inflight WiFi provider GoGo’s stock soars on strong third-quarter

Inflight WiFi provider GoGo’s stock soars on strong third-quarter Growing demand to surf the Internet while flying has driven shares of inflight WiFi provider GoGo Inc. sharply higher. GoGo’s shares soared 29 per cent on Monday to a record high after the Illinois-based company raised its revenue outlook and reported third-quarter earnings that beat analyst expectations. The […]

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Global Eagle buys UK in-flight entertainment company

Global Eagle buys UK in-flight entertainment company Los Angeles-based Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. continues to growth as an in-flight entertainment and connectivity giant with the purchase of a British company that specialized in emerging markets. Through its subsidiaries, including in-flight wireless Internet provider Row 44, Global Eagle offers in-flight entertainment on about 5,000 planes worldwide. […]

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