Several satellite companies are looking to improve the availability of Wi-Fi while you're in-flight, according to a new report.
Starting next month, JetBlue Airways will connect to satellites that employ so-called spot-beam technology, Bloomberg is reporting. Spot-beam technology is considered the next evolution of in-flight Wi-Fi and delivers a better, more-targeted signal to aircraft. That technology is expected to offer far more reliability for in-flight Wi-Fi.
Wireless access has been available in airplanes for some time. However, travelers have found that the connections are spotty and often fall out for seemingly no reason. Major dead zones also cause some … Read more