American Airlines Testing Inflight Streaming Video over WiFi

American Airlines Boeing 737

American Airlines Boeing 737
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Have you ever tried to hurriedly assemble audio and video programming to take with you on a long flight? It is, generally speaking, a giant hassle. What if you could just stream video to your own WiFi-enabled notebook, tablet or smartphone while flying? American Airlines is expanding WiFi service to almost of its fleet. And, some of those planes will also get inflight streaming video service through a partnership with Aircell.

American to Enhance Customer Connectivity with Inflight Streaming Video and Expansion of Wi-Fi to Virtually Entire Domestic Fleet

This service is currently in testing in two Boeing 767-200 planes. The cost of this service is not mentioned in the press release. This service is limited to flights within the continent.

Via ZDNet: American Airlines to offer in-flight streaming to personal devices