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More From Singapore APEX

More From Singapore APEX

Zii:  This week’s Zodiac Inflight Innovations (Zii) rectangle should give you an idea of the relative growth of RAVE AVOD customers over the past year or so. RAVE’s sales and marketing Guru, Harry Gray told IFExpress at APEX: “It has been a good year. In the last ninety days, we have acquired six new RAVE customers.” It should... [Read more]

Big Data and More Show Stuff!

Big Data and More Show Stuff!

As the weeks pass after a show like the recent APEX in Singapore, it is easy to start thinking about the next one; however, IFExpress will try to continue to cover some of the more important show participants and their new products, accomplishments, and sales. Importantly, a post show head cold and a recent election has caused focus issues... [Read more]

Panasonic, Rockwell Collins, Inmarsat, and more…

Panasonic, Rockwell Collins, Inmarsat, and more…

Before we get into more Singapore IFEC stuff we wanted to mention that next year’s APEX EXPO 2017 will be held on September 25 – 28 in Long Beach, CA USA. Check out the APEX website for more info. Now, on to APEX in Singapore: Panasonic While this year’s Panasonic booth was a blend of the “Cool Room” and the regular product... [Read more]

APEX 2016: Part 2 – Trends, Vendors and More

APEX 2016: Part 2 – Trends, Vendors and More

While we did not necessarily expect large changes in IFEC at a show the size of APEX Singapore, we were wrong – there is a lot going on in the way of change pertaining to the world of cabin experiences. The big driver of course is what passengers bring on the airplane and their expectations of how air travel will be a continuation of... [Read more]

The  Connected Aircraft, The Connected Passenger, and More From Singapore

The Connected Aircraft, The Connected Passenger, and More From Singapore

The top global mega-trends in airline travel clearly define the present and future of aviation travel today and a few of the changing keywords and phrases are defining terminology that drove the Singapore APEX show: Connectivity, Innovation, Individual Empowerment, and Productivity are just a few of the terms that stood out to us. Another... [Read more]

The Bluetooth Connectivity Solution – fflya!

The Bluetooth Connectivity Solution – fflya!

In the past 25 years there has only been 2 methods of connecting via satellite in an aircraft. The first for crew via Data3, initially Windows terminal interfaces or embedded aircraft terminals like CMU’s or inseat screens. The second is browsers using Internet protocols and Wi-Fi. In today’s App world on the ground we are always connected... [Read more]

Part 2: VT Miltope’s Wireless Connectivity Solution – Delving into the Technology

Part 2: VT Miltope’s Wireless Connectivity Solution – Delving into the Technology

A few months back, we penned a story about one of the most important improvements in inflight connectivity… more specifically, the VT Miltope router called nMAP2 and asked Robert Guidetti , VP/GM Commercial Division of VT Miltope for more data about the technical capability of it and its associated improvements on an aircraft Wi-Fi system,... [Read more]

VTS, Carlisle, Boeing… and More!

VTS, Carlisle, Boeing… and More!

Now Old Seat Back IFE Replacement is Available at a Fraction of the Cost!  This week IFExpress wanted to give our readers a better look into the world of IFE retrofits so we asked Web Barth, Director of Marketing of VTS (Video Technology Services), one of the best known IFE upgrade and retrofit companies in the industry, to tell our readers... [Read more]