News of Note—Gogo’s new antennas, Verizon’s CBRS test, and more

news of note

Here are the stories we’re tracking this morning:

> In-flight broadband provider Gogo said it has received “Supplemental Type Certification (STC) and Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA)” from the FAA for its new dual-directional antennas, which the company said will be used for its AVANCE L5 system that can provide 4G speeds. Release

> Ericsson said it tested Licensed Assisted Access (LAA) technology in a commercial environment in Hong Kong with SmarTone. Release

> Further signaling Verizon’s interest in the spectrum, Verizon, Ericsson, Qualcomm and Federated Wireless said they tested CBRS band 48 spectrum in an LTE Advanced carrier aggregation demonstration. Release

> According to a new report, Apple plans to announce its new iPhones at an event on Sept. 12. Wall Street Journal article