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AT&T promises 4G WiFi on planes as soon as next year
AT&T promises 4G WiFi on planes as soon as next year

Airline travelers who are frustrated with the speed of wireless Internet on planes may have some relief soon. Communications giant AT&T has announced it is working to put 4G LTE wireless Internet on commercial planes by as soon as late 2015. AT&T said it is working with aerospace technology company Honeywell to develop an air-to-ground network for the continental U.S. that will offer broadband speed Internet for airlines. The announcement would put AT&T in competition with GoGo, the technology company that offers in-flight wireless Internet to several airlines, including American Airlines, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin America. ...

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