Global Market Study On In-Flight Wi-Fi: Asia Pacific To Witness Highest Adoption By 2021 - Driven By Increasing Demand For In-Flight Connectivity And Entertainment Services By Passenger, Persistence Market Research
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Wi-Fi is a wireless communication technology that provides high-speed wireless connectivity over radio waves. Wi-Fi technology enables wireless connectivity through radio frequencies between 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz. This technology is being increasingly deployed in enterprises, the transportation sector, etc. and is replacing wired LAN at a rapid pace. In the transportation sector, especially in air transport, in-flight Wi-Fi is gaining popularity across developed regions and is gaining traction in developing regions as well. In-flight Wi-Fi refers to onboard internet service on board aircraft, which can be accessed by passengers via personal electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops. This report covers the global in-flight Wi-Fi market performance in terms of revenue contribution. This section also includes PMR analysis of key trends, drivers, restraints, challenges and opportunities, which are influencing the global in-flight Wi-Fi market. Impact analysis of key growth drivers and restraints, based on the weighted average model, is included in this report to better equip clients with crystal clear decision-making insights.The global in-flight Wi-Fi market is being driven by factors such as advancements in connectivity technologies, favorable regulations by aviation authorities across the globe, and increasing demand for in-flight connectivity and entertainment services by passengers, especially in developed regions. Furthermore, airlines are increasingly inclined towards using in-flight Wi-Fi services as a differentiating factor in order to enhance the overall passenger experience. This, in turn, is fueling the growth of the in-flight Wi-Fi market. However, factors such as lack of awareness regarding such services across developing and underdeveloped regions are expected to deter market growth.In this report, the global in-flight Wi-Fi market is segmented by type, technology and region. By type, in-flight Wi-Fi market is segmented into hardware and service.