22 May 2014
Honeywell Aerospace (NYSE: HON) said it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Germany-based maintenance, repair and overhaul company HAITEC Aircraft Maintenance GmbH to deliver its JetWave in-flight Wi-Fi hardware for two charter Airbus Corporate Jet 319 aircraft owned and operated by HAITEC customer Tyrolean Jet Services.
Honeywell´s JetWave hardware supports Jet ConneX, the business aviation service powered by Inmarsat´s Global Xpress network. Once it comes online in the first half of 2015, it will deliver passengers and operators fast, global in-flight Wi-Fi across land and sea.
JetWave is capable of delivering downlink speeds to the cabin of up to 33 Mbps for business aircraft and up to 50 Mbps for air transport aircraft, allowing passengers to videoconference, send and receive large files, and stream high-quality television and movies while on the move.
Honeywell (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials.