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Inmarsat, Cobham enable in-air EFB connectivity

Friday 4 November 2016 | 12:25 CET | News
Cobham Satcom's Aviator 300D and Inmarsat's SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) have enabled in-air connected Electronic Flight Bags (EFBs) for the first time. The live EFB capability was achieved as part of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) supervised technology evaluation with Hawaiian Airlines (HAL) to monitor the transmission of communications data over SB-S on the first-ever commercial flights to use Inmarsat's IP-based broadband service on the flight deck.

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Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Arinc / Cobham Satcom / Inmarsat
Countries: United States
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