Webcast schedueld for Sept. 11 Live from the Airline Passenger Experience Expo in Anaheim, Calif., to Unveil Revolutionary New Technology
PRNewswire/ — Nearly five years to the date after revolutionizing air travel with the launch of its in-flight Internet service, Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the world leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, is once again set to revolutionize the service with the announcement of its next generation technology. David Cush, President and CEO of Virgin America, will join Gogo’s CEO, Michael Small, for a live Webcast from the Airline Passenger Experience Expo inAnaheim, Calif. to announce the new technology. Virgin America was the first U.S. airline to offer Gogo on all of its flights and was the launch customer for Gogo’s ATG-4 service.
Gogo’s ATG–4 service on Virgin America is scheduled for delivery on aircraft beginning in the first half of 2012. The new platform is backwards compatible and allows for upgrades to existing ATG systems through low cost retrofits. Gogo’s ATG–4 service will significantly enhance the ATG network and improve aircraft WiFi capacity to the plane by approximately four times the current performance through the addition of directional antenna, dual–modem and EV–DO Rev. B technologies.
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