Posts by Howard Slutsken

[PHOTOS] CR929 Mock-Up Unveiled at Airshow China

China and Russia made another major marketing leap forward in their multi-national push to develop a wide-body passenger airliner to rival Airbus and Boeing. Mock-ups of the CR929’s cabin and flight deck were unveiled this week at the China International… Read more

Vietnam Airlines Sticks With Thales for 787-10s

Vietnam Airlines has announced that it has selected the Thales AVANT in-flight entertainment system for installation on board its fleet of eight new Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners. The selection of the AVANT IFE system further extends the relationship between Thales and… Read more

True Blue Powers Up Dash 8 and Q400 Emergency Lighting

Adding to its line of advanced lithium-ion (li-ion) batteries, True Blue Power has introduced its new TS60 Series Emergency Battery Power Supply. Designed as a drop in replacement for legacy nickel-cadmium alternatives, the TS60 has received a Supplemental Type Certificate… Read more

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Global Eagle Heads North With Airconnect Go

Passengers flying over Canada’s Arctic with Canadian North Airlines will soon be able to enjoy in-flight entertainment, thanks to Global Eagle’s Airconnect Go portable wireless streaming platform. Airconnect Go will first be deployed on four of the airline’s Boeing 737s,… Read more

IdeaNova Launches Inplay Live In-Flight Entertainment

APEX Insight: IdeaNova’s Inplay Live provides live in-flight content streaming directly from the ground, with minimal investment in IFE infrastructure required by airlines. IdeaNova Technologies has added Inplay Live, a new content streaming technology, to its portfolio of in-flight entertainment and digital… Read more