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Ina Fried Feb 26
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Sprint, Delta, Airbus work to bring high-speed Internet to the skies

The Airbus A350-1000
Photo: Airbus

A coalition of tech and aviation companies, including Sprint, Delta and Airbus, are working together to bring next-generation wireless technologies to future aircraft.

Why it matters: Today's inflight Internet access, while gradually getting better, tends to be slow and expensive. It remains to be seen just how much this group can do to solve the issues, but more competition would seem like it would only help.