Articles tagged “inflight wifi”

Do Airlines Overpromise With In-Flight Wi-Fi?

Do Airlines Overpromise With In-Flight Wi-Fi?

Brian Sumers, Skift

Travelers board an airplane and expect the Wi-Fi, which is often expensive, to work as it does at home. But it's not as good as at home, and it may never be. Should airlines do a better job of communicating that to customers?

1 year ago

Alaska Airlines Will Finally Add Speedy Wi-Fi on All of Its Big Jets

Alaska Airlines Will Finally Add Speedy Wi-Fi on All of Its Big Jets

Brian Sumers, Skift

We know it takes a long time to retrofit airplanes. And we know airlines hate to remove planes from service. But we wish Alaska could work faster to add speedy Wi-Fi. Three years is a long time to wait.

2 years ago

ViaSat Brings More Competition and Faster Speeds to the In-Flight Wi-Fi Market

ViaSat Brings More Competition and Faster Speeds to the In-Flight Wi-Fi Market

Brian Sumers, Skift

Do you like super fast Internet the sky? You might want to thank ViaSat, which persuaded airlines they could do better.

3 years ago