3 December 2013
Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) said it has launched its international connectivity service by receiving a supplemental type certificate to install its Ku-satellite technology on Boeing 747-400 aircraft.
Gogo will begin testing the new service immediately and plans to offer the service for customer usage by the first quarter of 2014. The technology will give travelers and crew access to the Internet. The service will also offer passengers Gogo Vision, Gogo´s wireless in-flight entertainment service.
“This is a major milestone for Gogo as a company as it is a big step in clearing the way for international service,” said Michael Small, Gogo´s president and CEO.
Gogo is the leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions. The company´s website is at www.gogoair.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gogo and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gogo.