Air China and Global Eagle Entertainment Partner to Launch High-Speed Internet Connectivity Trial
18 Feb, 2014
The trial will enable Air China's passengers to access the Internet and stored content on approved handheld devices, in accordance with applicable Chinese regulations. The trial will commence aboard a 777-200 aircraft in 2014.
Global Eagle will provide its complete Ku-band connectivity solution as well as support for aeronautical certifications, training, and program management.
"We are honored Air China has selected Global Eagle to support such an important program for the airline," said
Air China and Global Eagle are in the process of completing various certification processes, and will gain all required authorizations to operate services on the 777-200 aircraft, in accordance with the relevant regulations and policies.
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