Inmarsat to roll out EAN in-flight Wi-Fi in business aviation market play

UK-based mobile satellite communications firm Inmarsat is planning to launch the European Aviation Network (EAN) inflight Wi–Fi platform for the business aviation market by January 2019. The business rollout follows EAN’s successful launch in the commercial airline market. In April, Inmarsat’s aviation business unit president Philip Balaam was READ MORE


5G may herald next wave of satellite comms: GlobalData

April 26, 2018 Richard van der Draay 0

By augmenting fifth generation (5G) mobile networks with next-generation satellite capabilities, satellite operators have a clear opportunity to become key players in the emerging 5G ecosystem, according to UK-based data and analytics firm GlobalData. GlobalData said sluggish speeds, high latency and lower reliability compared to traditional fibre READ MORE