Viasat's Evan Dixon discusses the company's increasing presence in the European broadband market and how satellite can help Europe meet its connectivity goals.
Podcast: ‘Make time matter:’ How Scandinavian Airlines uses Viasat in-flight Wi-Fi to keep passengers happy
Viasat’s VP of commercial aviation Don Buchman catches up with two SAS team members to see how their Viasat in-flight Wi-Fi is helping
As is the case in many parts of the world, many areas in Europe not covered by traditional ISPs can be served by satellite broadband.
With Viasat service recently launched on Finnair aircraft within Europe, we took a few moments to ask Harri Valkama what this meant for the airline. Valkama is the manager of in-flight e-commerce at Finnair. What drove the decision to install and enable Wi-Fi on Finnair narrow-body aircraft for flights within Europe? We have had Wi-Fi onboard our long-haul flights for a while now so it was only natural that we provide it on our European flights as well. Customers are [...]
As part of its improved passenger experience, SAS is outfitting its aircraft with Viasat service better suited to streaming video.
Antenna engineer Maria Carolina Vigano has a Ph.D. in antenna arrays, a black belt in karate — and some killer heels. During a recent visit to Viasat Denver, the blue Italian stilettos were the only obvious nod to fashion in Vigano’s otherwise understated outfit. The attire is an indicator of the way Vigano leads her life. She’s passionate about the technology she’s developed and focused on how its performance can best advance satellite communications. Being a woman in the male-dominated [...]
Viasat continues to expand its presence in Europe, with a new office in Ireland with space for up to 250 employees.
With high-speed, 50 Mbps from satellite now available from Viasat in Europe, it's time the technology is recognized as a viable alternative to fiber in many areas.
Viasat teams in Europe are busily identifying locations for the ground network that will support the ViaSat-3 satellite when it launches in approximately three years.
The airline has signed an agreement with Viasat Inc., to install high-speed wireless internet network on its entire Airbus A320 series short-haul fleet.