Qantas to launch super-speed inflight Wi-Fi so you never need to log off
February 23, 2016 - Uncategorized
Qantas is here to make sure you never unplug — even if you’re in the sky somewhere over the Simpson Desert.
On Tuesday, the Australian airline announced it will be launching super-fast free Wi-Fi on board some of its domestic fleet in 2017. In a statement, Qantas claimed its Internet speeds will be 10 times faster than your average on-board Wi-Fi. Just think of all the downloads you could do on Qantas’s dime.
To get the technology off the ground, Qantas has partnered with broadband service provider ViaSat, who will help connect the aircraft with the Internet via satellite and ground stations Read more…