Qantas, Australia’s largest airline is set to trial in flight internet on its A380 flights between Australia and the USA.

The trial starts in March and runs for 8 weeks and will be available to business and first class passengers.

The trial will allow business travellers to connect their laptops and smartphones and will be provided free of charge by receiving a voucher from the air hostess.

After the trial Qantas will look a options to make this a permanent feature of certain flights.