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Gogo expands global commercial airline sales team

Gogo expands global commercial airline sales team

24th Apr 2014 Press Release Organisations & Operators

Gogo, a leading aircraft communications service provider to the global aviation industry, announces today that it has expanded its global sales team, which now includes more than 20 sales and support staff with physical presence in the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Spain, Israel, Singapore and Japan.

Gogo brings Wi-Fi to Air Canada North American fleet

Gogo brings Wi-Fi to Air Canada North American fleet

13th Apr 2014 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Gogo, a leading aircraft communications service provider to the global aviation industry, announces today that it plans on rolling out Wi-Fi on Air Canada’s entire North American fleet in May. The agreement also provides for future type-testing of Gogo satellite solutions for Wi-Fi on international flights. The international trials will take place in 2015.

Gogo announces next gen in-flight internet technology - 2Ku

Gogo announces next gen in-flight internet technology - 2Ku

11th Apr 2014 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Gogo, a leading aircraft communications service provider to the global aviation industry, announces the next step in its technology roadmap for global connectivity - 2Ku.  Gogo expects this new technology to outperform other global connectivity solutions currently available in the market.  Japan Airlines is expected to be among the first to trial this advanced technology.

Gogo announces jetpack-powered installation crew

Gogo announces jetpack-powered installation crew

7th Apr 2014 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

“Prepare for takeoff’ is taking on a whole new meaning at Gogo. The world’s leading provider of in-flight communications services has announced plans for a crew of jetpack operators, or “Jetpackonauts” as the company has dubbed them, to handle the work of installing connectivity and entertainment systems while aircraft are at cruising altitude.

Gogo closes $113m credit facility add-on

Gogo closes $113m credit facility add-on

Gogo, the leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, announced today that it has closed a $113 million increase to its existing $135 million credit facility arranged by Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan in June of 2012.  Gogo intends to use the proceeds of the debt financing to fund its global expansion and for general operating purposes.

Thales makes new connections with Gogo

Thales makes new connections with Gogo

12th Apr 2013 Press Release Airline News Travel Technology News

Thales, a leader in In-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) systems and Gogo, the world’s leading provider of in-flight connectivity, are delighted to announce a new partnership.  The relationship will enable airlines to select a highly integrated, powerful IFEC product that combines Gogo’s connectivity solutions with the Thales TopConnect™ cabin system.

Gogo licensed to provide in-air connectivity over Canada

Gogo licensed to provide in-air connectivity over Canada

Gogo has announced Industry Canada has issued a subordinate license for air-to-ground radio frequency spectrum, allowing the in-flight connectivity provider to serve passengers on commercial aircraft flying over the country with wi-fi services. The Canadian network will operate on the same frequency as Gogo’s existing ATG network in the continental United States, which will allow Gogo to provide seamless service within Canada and on cross-border flights between the United States and Canada.