Delta to Block Porn On In-Flight Wi-Fi So Flight Attendants Don't Have…

Where the open internet goes, porn follows; howerver, this golden rule is being re-evaluated for the friendly skies by Delta, who plans to filter web sites used on their implementation of Aircell's Gogo » 10/03/08 2:45pm 10/03/08 2:45pm in-flight Wi-Fi service. While most of the early adopters of in-flight Wi-Fi have said they will only filter…

Air Canada to Be First International Airline With Aircell In-Flight…

Aircell, the company behind American Airlines » 9/10/08 8:36am 9/10/08 8:36am and later in-flight Wi-Fi services, has just signed up Air Canada to be the next airline to offer its passengers the web in the air via Gogo. They'll soon begin fitting their Airbus A319s with the necessary gear, and the service will begin on select flights that cross…

Aircell Responds to In-Flight VoIPers: Just Don't Do It

It's a rule as old as time: tell a bunch of geeks they can't do something, and they will find a way. Any » 8/28/08 9:40am 8/28/08 9:40am way. Thus the to get around Aircell and American Airlines' ban on VoIP using their Gogo in-flight Wi-Fi service. Now, Aircell has responded with a light wrist-slapping statement. It's a pretty general piece of…

How to Make VoIP Calls on Aircell's In-Flight Wi-Fi

The folks at Aircell, providers of the Gogo in-flight Wi-Fi service that launched on American last week » 8/25/08 12:20pm 8/25/08 12:20pm, have admitted that the ban on video and VoIP chats via Skype and other clients is not bandwidth related, it's for the sanity of everybody else on the plane (much like the in-flight calling ban that's started to ).…

American Airlines In-Flight Wi-Fi Launches Today on Three Routes

If you're flying on an AA 767-200 from NYC to San Francisco, Miami or Los Angeles, you can kick the tires of American's new Gogo/Aircell in-flight Wi-Fi service for $12.95 (the rate for flights over 3 hours). It's the same provider Delta will be using as they roll out the service fleetwide » 8/20/08 10:45am 8/20/08 10:45am starting soon. Let us know…

Delta's Bringing In-Flight Wi-Fi to Its Entire U.S. Fleet

Delta will join the other airlines using Aircell's GoGo » 8/05/08 9:12am 8/05/08 9:12am cellular data service, becoming the first of the U.S. biggies to announce concrete plans for a fleet-wide rollout. They're starting with their 133 MD88/90s, then moving on to hit every plane by summer of next year. It'll run you $9.95 for flights less than three…

Gogo To Bring In-Flight Wi-Fi By Spring; We Can't Wait

We already knew that Virgin America and American Airlines were planning to bring in-flight wi-fi in 2008, but we seriously didn't expect it be ready by spring. Aircell has just launched its US in-flight wi-fi service called "gogo" and they claim it will be available in the first half of 2008. Virgin America and… » 3/13/08 4:05pm 3/13/08 4:05pm

Skype, Porn May Not Fly In Friendly Skies

The good news is, all you guys who have been dreading the use of internet calling on airplanes may be in luck, because airlines and airborne service providers alike are considering a ban on Skype. The bad news is, they're also considering a ban on that age-old lonely traveler's companion, porn, says the AP. Here's a… » 12/24/07 12:45pm 12/24/07 12:45pm