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Air France-KLM moves ahead on in-flight connectivity

Monday 19 September 2016 | 12:37 CET | Author: Maarten van Vliet | Background
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KLM started offering in-flight Wi-Fi services to passengers around three years ago. The initial pilot service ran for some time, without further development of a long-term plan. Since then, the airline and the industry have started taking major steps forward with on-board connectivity services.

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