BetaBlue on Jet Blue Airlines

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Dec 7, 2007   Updated: Apr 6 2011 • References: mashable
Jet Blue is teaming up with Yahoo and Blackberry to bring WiFi to airplanes next week when a plane called BetaBlue will fly from JFK to San Francisco offering passengers email access, and instant messaging. FCC regulations are very strict regarding this matter and there are still hurdles to be cleared.

Implications - The widespread adoption of wireless Internet and Web-enabled mobile devices has cultivated a dedicated market of tech consumers who aren't content to go offline -- even during a flight. Some carriers are offering Internet access during flights with a free or fee-based structure, but as our addiction to technology grows, this amenity will only continue to increase. Stats for WiFi Flying High Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 3,189 clicks in 441 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: WiFi Flying High
Related: 52 examples / 40 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 19 similar articles, including: refugee aid awareness projects, air-analyzing compact purifiers, and 26 innovative bike security ideas.