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Qantas Airways to offer in-flight iPads

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By Charles Starrett

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Published: Tuesday, October 19, 2010
News Categories: iPad

Qantas Airways has announced plans to offer Apple iPads to passengers on its Jetstar flights, MarketWatch reports. “We’re in the final stages of putting in place what would be a broader roll out across the network,” a Jetstar spokesman said in an interview Monday. “We’re in ongoing discussion with the manufacturer around a more integrated network proposition.” According to the spokesman, the iPad will be made available to passengers on domestic and long-haul Jetstar flights after a successful trial of the service. No information on what apps or other entertainment options might be pre-loaded on the devices was given. [via MDN]

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1

It’s actually Qantas guys.

Posted by Steven Bates on October 19, 2010 at 11:27 AM (PDT)

2

Why oh why don’t apple briong out their own car stereo? Imagine if it literally had a slot into which you could slide your iGadget, then some sort of automotive UI extension.

Posted by Andy on October 20, 2010 at 9:45 AM (PDT)

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