13 March 2014
Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) said it has received an STC from the FAA and certification from JCAB to install its Ku-satellite based connectivity service on Japan Airlines´ 777-200 aircraft. The two certifications are key milestones that pave the way for launching service on JAL.
Gogo has partnered with JAL to install connectivity service and Gogo Vision – Gogo´s wireless in-flight entertainment service on JAL´s entire domestic fleet.
“This is a major milestone for Gogo and a big step in clearing the way for connectivity service on JAL service,” said Michael Small, Gogo´s president and CEO. “We are proud to offer a consistent global connectivity experience anywhere our customers fly; whether it´s on regional aircraft, domestic mainline aircraft or these Ku-equipped 777s that travel around the world.”
Gogo is a leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions. Its website is at www.gogoair.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gogo and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gogo.