20 December 2013
Aeromexico and Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) said they have agreed on the principal terms and conditions relating to providing in-flight Internet and wireless in-flight entertainment service Gogo Vision on at least 75 aircraft.
Gogo CEO Michael Small, “We know from our extensive experience that having connectivity has become a competitive advantage for airlines. This is the age of the mobile Internet and passengers are used to being connected wherever they are. We look forward to supporting Aeromexico´s leadership in the region as they connect their passengers in flight to more than 80 destinations within Mexico and around the world.”
The new service will utilize Gogo´s Ku-band satellite service for Aeromexico´s 737 aircraft, and Inmarsat´s SwiftBroadband satellite service for their regional jets. Gogo expects both its connectivity service and Gogo Vision to be available to Aeromexico passengers on the second half of 2014.
Gogo is a leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions. Connect with Gogo at www.gogoair.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gogo and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gogo.
Grupo Aeromexico, S.A.B. de C.V. is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. The Group´s fleet of 115 aircraft is comprised of Boeing 787, 777, 767 and 737 jet airliners and next generation Embraer 145, 170, 175 and 190 models. Aeromexico offers customers 1,000 destinations in 178 countries served by the 19 SkyTeam airline partners rewarding passengers with benefits including access to 530 premium airport lounges around the world.