Starting October 1, passengers on maximum Delta could have free get admission to to Whatsup, Facebook Messenger and iMessage. To get admission to the function, a passenger could have to log into Delta’s in-flight wifi portal powered through Gogo. This is first time an airline has introduced the sort of provider during its fleet.
Traditional SMS messages is not going to paintings. Only the aforementioned cell messaging services and products are supported at release and customers won’t be able to ship movies or footage. Passengers are, fortunately, now not in a position to use this provider to are living movement from their flight.
I fly so much and it is a vital free provider to me. Over numerous flights, I bought a pricey Gogo web bundle simply to use iMessage. Most of the time in a flight I don’t need to test my e-mail or Slack or Twitter. When flying I need some me time, however from time to time, it’s additionally great to simply chat with some pals and now that may be accomplished for free.
Even sooner than this, there used to be some hacks and workarounds to let customers get admission to those services and products with out paying. Not that I’m the kind of man to exploit such loopholes.