April 10 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is in talks to buy Nokia Oyj's airplane broadband business, Bloomberg reported https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-10/google-is-said-in-talks-to-bu y - n o k i a - s - a i r b o r n e - b r o a d b a n d - s y s t e m on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Nokia's technology could help Google offer a faster alternative to existing Wi-Fi on airplanes, the report said, adding that talks were advanced and a deal could be reached soon.
A final decision, however, had not been made and the companies could still decide against a deal, Bloomberg said.
Google did not immediately respond to Reuters' request for comment, while a Nokia spokesman declined to comment. (Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar)