LATAM Airlines is the latest carrier to adopt the #fastestinflight technology, announcing today that it will fit 100 of its Brazil-based A320 aircraft with Gogo‘s 2Ku solution. Installations will begin in the first half of 2018 and complete in early 2019. “We have selected the most modern and innovative in-flight internet technology available in order to offer an unrivalled and diverse onboard experience to our passengers in Brazil. The new service will complement LATAM Entertainment, our wireless entertainment system, and will provide our passengers with the freedom to choose how they want to enjoy their journeys.” – Jerome Cadier, CEO of LATAM Airlines Brazil.
“We are delighted to partner with LATAM to bring the industry’s leading inflight connectivity solution to their passengers,” said Michael Small, Gogo’s president and CEO. “2Ku delivers a ground-like internet experience, including the ability to stream video, to passengers on aircraft flying around the world. Importantly, 2Ku’s technology outperforms all competing solutions.”
Gogo’s 2Ku uses ThinKom’s ThinAir Falcon-Ku3030 antennas to provide the pipeline for connectivity.
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