Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Aviation

Aviation
A man uses his laptop to test a new high speed inflight Internet service named Fli-Fi while on a special JetBlue media flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York

‘Gold Rush’ for Wi-Fi on Board Planes Spurs Innovation

By Victoria Bryan HAMBURG (Reuters) Satellite technology to provide Wi-Fi on board planes has matured to a point where more and more airlines are looking to...
Lufthansa Airbus A321-200 plane is seen at Tegel airport in Berlin, Germany

Berlin Tegel Airport Expects Disruption from Defusing of WW2 Bomb

BERLIN (Reuters) Berlin's Tegel airport has warned passengers to expect disruption on Friday morning when a World War Two bomb discovered near the capital's central...
Emergency personnel monitor the damaged engine of Southwest Airlines Flight 1380, which diverted to the Philadelphia International Airport this morning, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Airlines Сheck Some Boeing 737 Engines after Fatal Southwest Accident

By Jamie Freed and Tim Hepher SINGAPORE/PARIS (Reuters) Global airlines began inspecting some Boeing 737 engines on Wednesday as an investigation gathered pace into an...
Google logo on office building in Irvine, California

Google in Talks to Buy Nokia’s Airplane Broadband Business: Bloomberg

(Reuters) Alphabet Inc's Google is in talks to buy Nokia Oyj's airplane broadband business, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter Nokia's technology...
German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer arrives at a cabinet meeting

Berlin Risks Being A Capital City without An Airport, Minister Warns

By Charley-Kai John BERLIN (Reuters) Berlin risks becoming a capital without an airport if its long-delayed new flight hub fails to open on schedule, Transport...
Russian President Putin and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad visit the Hmeymim air base in Latakia Province

How A Secret Russian Airlift Helps Syria’s Assad

By Rinat Sagdiev, Maria Tsvetkova and Olena Vasina MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) In a corner of the departures area at Rostov airport in southern Russia, a group...
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