Author Marisa Garcia

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Take a peek at Pekka

Find out a little more about the new chairman of the Oneworld global airline alliance, Pekka Vauramo. In his other role as CEO of Finnair, he has found that experience and wise spending is better for profits than constant cost cutting

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Silver class

Germany-based aircraft interiors specialist, SII Deutschland has developed the first accessible seating area for senior passengers in economy class

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HMI technology advances

Human-machine interface technology is advancing to be more intuitive and to integrate seamlessly into overall cabin concepts in order to to meet the changing demands of aircraft interior design

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The digital content ecosystem

APEX is embracing the digital content ecosystem as it adopts DECE’s Common Format as ‘the single deliverable format for all IFEC uses’

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High flying wi-fi

A single inflight wi-fi access point might need to connect to more than 100 client devices, ranging from first-generation smart phones to the latest two stream 802.11ac laptops and tablets. Let’s consider the importance of successful and reliable connections, and network security

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Airspace by Airbus

The new Airspace by Airbus cabin brand will be introduced in the new A330neo – so what can airlines and passengers expect?

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Materials flammability

Anyone who thinks color, material and finish (CMF) work is easy clearly hasn’t undergone an flammability test program. New regulations and challenges in the world of flammability tests are making imaginative textile and leather designs difficult to achieve – but also making them safer to fly

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Can advertising be entertaining?

With the right partnerships,creative thinking and a bit of old-fashioned bartering, advertising can double as engaging IFE content – a win for airline number-crunchers, product brands and even passengers