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Singapore Airlines offers iPod-friendly skies | Crave, the gadget blog – CNET

A day after iPass said it would provide in-flight Wi-Fi roaming, Singapore Airlines announced that it is now offering connectivity for iPods and iPhones on its “KrisWorld” in-flight entertainment system on its Airbus A340-500 planes, according to iLounge. That means you can plug the devices into the system with a standard 30-pin connector and then watch your own video on a personal 15.4-inch widescreen LCD (there’s one at each seat in the section) or listen to your playlist on its noise-cancellation headphones, which will break in to tell you when you have to shut it off, presumably.

Other airlines have offered this kind of system, such as United, but they’re still relatively rare.

See the Press Release on Singapore Airline’s website.

Jeff Kemp (Golden, CO), jeffkemp.org.