In-flight connectivity solutions

Engage. Connect. Entertain. Inform.

For more and more passengers, being connected in flight is no longer a luxury, it’s a requirement. When they can access work, home, friends and entertainment, the result is a better travel experience. Rockwell Collins’ CabinConnectTM  wireless inflight connectivity solution allows airlines to keep passengers engaged, entertained, empowered and informed through all phases of flight.  
When you choose CabinConnect, you can enjoy the peace of mind that comes from working with a trusted provider. Aircraft manufacturers have recognized Rockwell Collins for excellence in in-service performance. As the provider of connectivity for more than 20,000 aircraft around the globe, we understand the importance of keeping your aircraft and passengers connected.
Every day, we deliver more than 40 million mission critical messages, enabling safer, efficient airline and aircraft operations. Let us do the same for your passengers: Engage them before, during and after their flights, and tailor the travel experience to their unique interests. 
CabinConnect lets you connect your passengers to what matters most.



CabinConnect wireless in-flight connectivity solution

  • In-flight high bandwidth connectivity
  • Interactive services and apps with in-the-air content updates
  • Cabin and passenger data management
  • Payment portal
  • Streams up to 300 devices simultaneously
  • Optional high-definition AVOD delivered personal devices
  • Works with multiple operating systems
  • Linefit offerable
  • Low-cost alternative to embedded IFE systems

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Global broadband connectivity

From airline passengers to crew connectivity, Rockwell Collins provides flexible, cost-effective connectivity solutions, easily tailored to both airline and passenger needs.
As a value-added reseller of Inmarsat’s GX Aviation service, we’re able to deliver the world’s first global high-speed aviation broadband service. Passengers can stream content to their personal devices, surf the internet, send and receive email, use social networking and universal messaging on their smartphones, tablets, laptops, or gaming devices. Airlines can deliver more personalized services and create new opportunities for revenue generation.
  • Fast, consistent service up to 50 Mbps
  • Massive spectrum available
  • Single global infrastructure with dedicated redundant ground stations
  • Steerable spot beams at triple capacity to meet increased demand over traffic hotspots
  • 24/7 customer service, technical support and network monitoring worldwide

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Value-added applications and services

Airshow® moving maps
Captivate your passengers with high-definition interactive maps that let them follow their flights in real time, explore the virtual globe and make time fly.
  • Presents real-time, 3D map views with up to 26 flight data parameters
  • Dynamic scripting changes automatically with each flight phase
  • Personalize your brand identity throughout the user interface
  • Incorporates promotional videos, custom safety briefings and passenger greetings 
Content Management System (CMS)
Ensure that all content being shown to your passengers is up to date and relevant to their needs. Content can be uploaded to the aircraft over the air, this zero touch capability can enable airlines to send contextually relevant content inflight, providing a more personalized experience. 
  • Monitoring and reporting of all inflight content
  • Asset management, full control over inflight content sets
  • Better understand your passenger, through statistical data reporting
  • Over-the-air content upload to aircraft
  • Full control of content onboard your aircraft
Enjoy full visibility of your connected aircraft, across your fleet. The Dashboard provides an at-a-glance overview of all your Rockwell Collins’ connectivity services from CabinConnect and Inmarsat’s GX Aviation through to ACARS.  
  • Real-time view of your aircraft
  • Reduce operational costs by early identification of any issue
  • 24/7 access to critical status information