Media kit European Aviation Network

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European Aviation Network is airborne!

The European Aviation Network (EAN) has taken to the skies. Inmarsat and Deutsche Telekom, together with their partners Nokia and Thales, have successfully conducted a test flight program in the UK and Germany.

Next Milestone for European Aviation Network

Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat demonstrate European Aviation Network satellite and ground integration in flight.

Highspeed in the sky: on the way to the European Aviation Network

How does highspeed internet get into planes? We collect the most exciting stories from the antenna site rollout for the European Aviation Network.

Our engineers at work installing the first EAN antennas under a perfectly blue sky.

European Aviation Network

Our engineers at work installing the first EAN antennas under a perfectly blue sky...soon airplanes like the one above will fly across Europe with LTE aboard.

EAN-Masten: Verlegung der Kabel.

European Aviation Network

No EAN connectivity without electricity which in this case comes from below. The necessary cables are installed in already existing shafts where possible.

The distribution box provides the connection between the antennas and the core network

European Aviation Network

The distribution box provides the connection between the antennas and the core network.

Security onsite is the utmost priority and careful preparation for the installation work that is done here is therefore key.

European Aviation Network

Security onsite is the utmost priority and careful preparation for the installation work that is done here is therefore key.

Lots of cabling to be coordinated! But our technical teams know which plug goes where.

European Aviation Network

Lots of cabling to be coordinated! But our technical teams know which plug goes where.

Before the three antennas are installed on top of the mast, the equipment is checked one last time..

European Aviation Network

Before the three antennas are installed on top of the mast, the equipment is checked one last time.

No screw can be loose so every last one is being checked and securely tightened.

European Aviation Network

No screw can be loose so every last one is being checked and securely tightened.

And now onward and upward with the antennas onto the mast. Luckily, our technicians are not afraid of heights!

European Aviation Network

And now onward and upward with the antennas onto the mast. Luckily, our technicians are not afraid of heights!

Excellent climbing skills and a good harness are definitely needed on this job!

European Aviation Network

Excellent climbing skills and a good harness are definitely needed on this job!

It is done! The first 3 antennas in Hampshire, in the South of England are now in place on top of the mast.

European Aviation Network

It is done! The first 3 antennas in Hampshire, in the South of England are now in place on top of the mast. Now on to the other approximately 300 sites across Europe...

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