Qatar Airways partners with Starlink to offer super-fast in-flight Wi-Fi
Qatar Airways recently unveiled a major advancement in its in-flight services by partnering with Starlink to offer fast and free internet connectivity to its passengers. The move comes as part of the airline’s efforts to improve the onboard connectivity experience, replacing its current service, Global Xpress.
The deployment of Starlink Wi-Fi fundamentally transforms the experience of passengers traveling on flights served by the Qatari national airline. This collaboration ensures connection speeds of up to 350 Mbps, giving travelers the ability to stay in touch with loved ones, stream content, work online and browse the web, all without interruption .
One of the major strengths of the Starlink network is its global coverage. This feature is all the more relevant for Qatar Airways, which serves destinations in all corners of the planet. Thus, passengers will benefit from constant connectivity, regardless of their destination.
To take advantage of Starlink Wi-Fi, passengers will receive connection information on board the aircraft, simplifying the process. This advancement strengthens the Qatari airline’s position as a leader in the airline industry, with the primary objective of improving the comfort and convenience of its customers throughout their travels.