12 Feb '12, 11pm

Cheaper inflight SMS may take off soon, thanks to A*Star scheme

Exchanging SMSes from a plane with your darling Valentine will cost just a few cents instead of several dollars now, if a small aerospace firm here makes headway in computer software design with the help of government researchers. Flight Focus on Sunday signed an agreement with the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) to study technology that could cut the cost of flight communications, the result of joining the agency's expanding aerospace research programme. Started in 2007 for industry players big and small to cooperate in technological research where competitors do not mind sharing the results, the programme has grown from the founding big four in aviation - Boeing, EADS, Pratt & Whitney, and Rolls-Royce - to 18 members, A*Star announced at a press conference on Sunday. New members include big names in engineering and aviation such as General Electric, ...

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