from the don't-let-the-pilots-surf-below-10km dept.
JpMaxMan writes "On flight LH 418 from Frankfurt, Germany, to Washington, DC, Lufthansa AG began on Wednesday a three-month trial for a new
onboard wireless broadband service
that allows travelers to connect to the Internet some 10,000 meters in the sky."
Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation
potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.