The battle for your data has taken to the skies – and it may make air travel a nightmare

The Telegraph | Sep 13, 2019 at 3:35 PM
  • If you thought a long-haul flight above the Atlantic in a steel tube was safe respite from businesses scouring your every move and gathering your data, it’s time to think again.
  • Aerospace giant Airbus has announced this week that it has begun in-flight tests of its ‘connected cabin’ aboard its A350-900 wide-body aircraft.
  • At various points over the last decade, CEO Michael O’Leary has touted ideas for standing passengers, removing seat pockets and charging £1 for each toilet visit.