Bombardier WAVE Ka-Band available for retrofit at all Bombardier service centres

Bombardier (TSE: BBD) has offered all existing aircraft customers to install its WAVE Ka-Band ultra-high-speed internet access on all Bombardier Global 5000 and Global 6000 aircraft and retrofit previous Global aircraft models with the coverage, the company said.

Global aircraft feature wide cabin and now Bombardier WAVE, a Ka-Band wi-fi service available in flight.

The in-service Global fleet has performed nearly 700,000 landings and has logged nearly 2,000,000 flight hours.

Bombardier WAVE leverages Honeywell Aerospace´s JetWave hardware and Inmarsat´s JetConneX solution to deliver ultra-high-speed access, consistent performance and seamless coverage across the globe.

Bombardier is a manufacturer of both planes and trains. Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada.