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FCC to expand availability of in-flight Wi-Fi

Thursday 9 May 2013 | 21:16 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission has taken action to expand the availability of in-flight broadband connectivity to airline passengers. The Commissions proposes to establish an air-ground mobile broadband service, using a ground-based network to communicate with planes, by taking advantage of technical innovations to expand sharing of certain spectrum among users. Expanded availability of in-flight Wi-Fi will help meet demand from travellers to connect to a range of communications services whole flying in the contiguous United States. More options for in-flight broadband are likely to

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Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
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