Having connectivity in the skies is a luxury to be sure, but it’s often a slow one. Airlines block popular video services like Netflix and YouTube for fear that they’ll cripple the already fragile in-flight networks and prevent everyone from checking their email, tweeting, or even just browsing the web. But through a new partnership with ViaSat, Virgin America seems to think it’s got Wi-Fi internet that can handle more intensive tasks like video and audio streaming; you’ll finally be able to treat internet on a plane just like your internet at home.

The speedier connectivity will go into 10 new A320 aircraft that Virgin will receive in September, and a beta pilot to test the faster service will get underway for select flights to Hawaii…

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