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Chairman of the House transportation committee says airplanes are noisy enough without people talking away the flight on their phones.
The FCC unanimously votes to take comments on a proposal that would auction off 500MHz worth of wireless spectrum for in-flight Wi-Fi, greatly adding to capacity and speed of the service.
The new rules are designed to speed deployment of Internet services on aircraft.
The airline carrier thinks offering fast Wi-Fi is a game changer for customers, so it's about to begin offering the speedy ViaSat service that will be free for an initial trial period.
American Airlines and Virgin America will be offering in-flight broadband on certain routes starting this spring.
Delta Air Lines will offer wireless broadband on over 60 percent of its flights per day by the middle of next year.
Mobile Internet aggregator iPass hooks up with Aircell to provide its monthly subscribers with in-flight broadband connectivity.
The service, called Gogo, is available for $12.95 on some cross-country flights.