Cabin Interior and Electronics

News and developments about everything that goes into the cabin of an aircraft, from floor coverings to headliners, with a special emphasis on in-flight entertainment, communications and other electronics for passengers. If it is in the cabin of an aircraft, it’s covered here.

Satcom Direct Jim Jensen
Feb 1, 2023 - 10:32 AM
Satcom Direct's Plane Simple satellite communication system for IntelSat's FlexExec service is now available for a variety of business jets.
VIP Completions flying showroom Dassault Falcon 2000
Feb 1, 2023 - 10:04 AM
VIP Completions' "flying showroom" Falcon 2000 will make its public debut at the NBAA Regional Forum at Miami-Opa Locka on February 8.
Iridium Go! exec satellite communicator (Phone: Iridium)
Jan 31, 2023 - 12:52 PM
The new Iridium Go! exec satellite communications device has been tested in light aircraft and delivers higher-speed connectivity.
Jan 25, 2023 - 10:55 AM
Gogo anticipates a chip that is necessary for its 5G service will be delivered by mid-year ad that its service will launch in the fourth quarter.
Dassault Falcon 10X cabin design
Jan 24, 2023 - 11:59 AM
The Chicago Athenaeum Award for Good Design has been awarded to Dassault Aviation for the cabin design of its flagship Falcon 10X.
Dassault Falcon 900 trijet on ramp
Jan 18, 2023 - 11:57 AM
STCs for SmartSky'a air-to-ground connectivity hardware already include business jet types from Textron Aviation, Gulfstream, Bombardier, and Embraer.
Aerial view of Satcom Direct's solar farm
Jan 10, 2023 - 12:07 PM
The business aviation connectivity provider has installed a 1,200-panel solar farm at its Florida headquarters.
Satcom Direct Ka-band antenna for satellite communications Inmarsat
Jan 4, 2023 - 10:59 AM
Satcom Direct's Ka-band antenna has been approved for use under an aircraft-specific supplemental type certificate on the Gulfstream 550.
Bombardier Global Express on the ramp at West Star Aviation
Dec 21, 2022 - 12:15 PM
The STC that West Star Aviation is offering is a replacement to the original Inmarsat satcom system in the Bombardier Global Express.
OneWeb launch of satellites on SpaceX rocket
Dec 20, 2022 - 12:40 PM
A SpaceX launch on December 8 inserted 40 satellites into low-earth orbit for the OneWeb satcom constellation.