Global Eagle to Deliver Inflight Connectivity Services to Avianca Brasil
12 Aug, 2016
Global Eagle announced today that it has signed a contract with Avianca Brasil to provide inflight connectivity to the carrier's full fleet of over 40 aircraft. Avianca Brasil operates in 24 airports with over 200 daily flights in South America.
Global Eagle has been the provider of inflight entertainment content services to Avianca Brasil and its partner airline, Avianca, since June 2015. This agreement, which will expand the relationship with the Brazilian airline, demonstrates the ability of Global Eagle's technology and content solutions to deliver an unparalleled connectivity and entertainment experience to airline passengers. The service will utilize and incorporate certain assets from EMC, the company recently acquired by Global Eagle, including already procured satellite bandwidth in the region and the Speednet technology to improve browsing speeds. More details on the service will be provided as Avianca Brasil nears the official launch of inflight connectivity for its passengers.