Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO), a provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, has announced the launch of the 200th aircraft using the Gogo AVANCEâ¢ L5 system, the company said.
To date, more than 400 AVANCE L5 systems have been shipped with hundreds of additional systems on back order and scheduled for delivery in 2018. In total, Gogo continues to expect to have approximately 500 installations of the new system by the end of 2018.
AVANCE L5 systems are actively being installed at all MROs and aftermarket OEM service centers. To date, Gogo and its OEM partners and dealers have received type certificate and supplemental type certificate (STC) approvals for AVANCE L5 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) across more than 40 airframes. Gogo and its partners are securing STCs for more than 15 additional airframes in the coming months, meaning AVANCE L5 will be available for installation on more than 55 business jet platforms.
Gogo AVANCE is an innovative software-centric approach that combines Gogo´s advanced hardware and software technology to create a fully integrated, aviation-grade inflight connectivity and entertainment platform. The platform enables connected aviation technologies, services and applications like never before.
Gogo is an inflight internet company that designs and sources network solutions that connect aircraft to the internet and develops software and platforms that enable customizable solutions for and by its aviation partners.