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European Aviation satellite is ready to support inflight internet

Monday 11 September 2017 | 18:15 CET | News
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Inmarsat confirmed that the European Aviation satellite successfully completed in-orbit tests and is ready to support inflight internet services when the European Aviation Network (EAN) goes 'live' later in 2017. The satellite, built by France's Thales Alenia Space, was launched by Arianespace in June. EAN is a ground-to-air network for in-flight broadband services and is available to airline passengers throughout Europe.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arianespace / Deutsche Telekom / Inmarsat / Thales Alenia Space
Countries: Europe
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