How secure are IFEC systems?
Then came SwiftBroadband service followed by more powerful high-bandwidth satellites and Wi-Fi in the cabin, and with it, a proliferation of passenger smartphones and other devices. It’s not surprising that 81 airlines today offer a full range of IFEC services with the ability for travelers to connect their personal electronic devices [PEDs] to the aircraft’s wireless network...Find the full Anne Wainscott-Sargent's article here.
People are able to connect, stream, text and browse. Airlines, he added, are increasingly investing in data analytics, not only to differentiate the customer experience with personalized services, but also to create operational efficiencies on the plane.”