ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) said it is now offering Exede high-speed satellite Internet plans that provide households in many areas of Alaska and across the Hawaiian Islands with virtually unlimited data usage for communications, web browsing, and streaming media.
Virtually unlimited satellite Internet service provides at least 150 GBs of monthly data without a strict data allowance. Its Exede Internet consumer service, powered by the world´s highest capacity communications satellite ViaSat-1, was the first high-speed satellite service to reach a significant portion of the US, including rural and remote areas that had historically limited Internet options.
Pricing for a six-month promotion of the Freedom plan is USD69.99/month. The promotion is available to new subscribers through Nov. 15. Enhanced data plans will be offered to current Exede subscribers this fall in certain geographic areas.
ViaSat also offers Exede In The Air high-speed in-flight Internet for airline passengers on JetBlue and United; Exede Business for added speed and data tailored to business subscribers; and Exede Enterprise communications for live events, field operations and disaster response.
Exede, a service of ViaSat Inc., delivers high-speed Internet to residential subscribers and businesses across the US.
ViaSat creates satellite and other wireless networking systems that efficiently deliver the most bandwidth for fast, secure, and high-quality communications to any location for consumers, governments, enterprises, and the military. Based in Carlsbad, California, ViaSat employs over 3,300 people in a number of locations worldwide for technology development, customer service, and network operations.