Qatar Airlines will soon start offering Wi-Fi and Mobile signals to passengers flying on its Airbus A350 and A380 series. The airline has collaborated with On Air, global IT solutions providers for this facility. With this 150 Qatar aircrafts will extend superb connectivity facilities to passengers.
On Air services will allow passengers to make calls using GSM or the Wi-Fi network and use their gadgets to surf internet, send emails and likes. As far as the charges are concerned, passengers will be charged same as they are charged for their international roaming.
CEO of Qatar, Akbar Al Baker said that we have been extending this facility to our passengers for last three years on our B787s and A320s. He further said that passengers with business class air tickets have in specifically been using On Air services on their flights. And keeping this trend in mind they are happy to extend this service on more aircrafts.