Monday, May 22, 2017

Centre may allow inflight internet by August this year

Customers of domestic carriers may soon be able to access emails and surf the internet with the government pushing for Wi-Fi facility on flights.

Directorate General of Civil Aviation is currently awaiting clearance from Department of Telecommunications on this, a report by Times of India said on Monday.

Citing a DGCA official, the report said that Jet Airways and SpiceJet were scheduled to take deliveries of the Wi-Fi fitted Boeing 737 MAZ by mid-2018.
22/05/17 ZeeBiz