Singapore Airlines will introduce in-flight WiFi, texting on phones and possible making phone calls on mid and long haul flights from 2011. This will be great news for frequent traveler who could not get disconnected even on flight 🙂 .
From Singapore Airlines,
The multi-million-dollar collaboration with inflight connectivity provider OnAir includes a full suite of onboard communication offerings, providing the Airline’s customers with access to Wi-Fi Internet and mobile telephony services. The mobile telephony services will enable customers to send and receive SMS text messages with their GSM-compatible mobile phones, send and receive email messages easily on smartphones and BlackBerry® devices, and make and receive voice calls1 .
1To be reviewed prior to launch