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Carlisle Interconnect Technologies: AIX is a great place to check on the status of new product projects, many taking over a year to design, develop, and certify for flying. When we first discovered the satcom adapter plate and Radome from CarlisleiT/Saint Gobain a few months back we note: “CarliseIT, in partnership with Saint Gobain... [Read more]

AIX 2016 Recap

AIX 2016 Recap

This issue starts the review of show vendors we talked to during AIX 16 but, as you know, there were over 500 IFE booths so we will do the best in the next few issues to cover those we had the opportunity to interview. Noted also, we have uploaded all our show still shots and you can find them here. Over the next few weeks we will try to... [Read more]

Report: Aircraft Interiors Hamburg

Report: Aircraft Interiors Hamburg

Aircraft Interiors (AIX and PEC) is now the biggest show in IFEC each year. It got that way because there was a need for a centralized European and Middle East source of information, communication, demonstration and celebration of the IFEC experience, as well as, being located at the same venue for over ten years. With over 530 exhibitors... [Read more]

VT Miltope’s Wireless Connectivity Solution

VT Miltope’s Wireless Connectivity Solution

Wireless personal communications have expanded at an incredible rate over the last 2 decades. The technological advances in hardware and software are truly remarkable. With these technological changes have also come the standardization of these technologies, including: GSM and CDMA for cell phones, Ethernet for wired computer connectivity,... [Read more]

Lufthansa Systems mCabin – The Cabin Crew’s (New) Best Friend!

Lufthansa Systems mCabin – The Cabin Crew’s (New) Best Friend!

No doubt, when you have flown in the past, you have seen a crew member rely on a printed listing of passengers or a list of flight specific data. Note we said “printed” and that concept just may be a thing of the past because Lufthansa Systems has introduced the mobile device app solution for cabin paperwork (and much more) and it is... [Read more]

APEX TEC Conference and the GCA Summit — The “IFEC Tech” Meetings to Attend!

APEX TEC Conference and the GCA Summit — The “IFEC Tech” Meetings to Attend!

We have heard from a number of good sources about the upcoming APEX Technology (TEC) Conference and GCA (Global Connected Aircraft) Summit: both co-located at the Loews Hollywood Hotel during the week of June 6-9 in Los Angeles, CA. When we started checking with a few folks who know a lot about the industry, we found that they all recommended... [Read more]

IFPL: Interface Solution(s)!

IFPL: Interface Solution(s)!

(Editor’s Note: Looking for an innovative company in the IFEC space? Try IFPL – InFlight Peripherals. The Queen-awarded product offerings are the result of CEO Geoff Underwood (front row, 2nd from the left) and his team’s interface product creativity and ingenuity. IFExpress wanted to let our readers see them in front of their... [Read more]

AIX – the One IFEC Show to See if You Are Only Seeing One!

AIX – the One IFEC Show to See if You Are Only Seeing One!

This message just about says it all for the upcoming IFEC event in Germany from the AIX website: Aircraft Interiors Expo – April 5 – 7, 2016… 1000+ airline attendees, 530+suppliers and approximately 16,000 attendees at the Hamburg Messe. The show is a culmination of a wide variety of product factors and the size is expressed... [Read more]