Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO) will partner with International Airlines Group (IAG) to bring Gogo´s 2Ku technology to 118 British Airways, four Aer Lingus Boeing 757 and up to 15 Iberia long-haul aircraft, the company said.
IAG is one of the largest airline groups in the world and is the first European airline group to commit to Gogo´s 2Ku technology. The fleet of Gogo-installed aircraft will include numerous long-haul aircraft types, including the Boeing 787 and Airbus A380.
The first British Airways aircraft is expected to be in service early next year. The bulk of the installations are expected to be completed by 2019.
With more than two decades of experience, Gogo provides in-flight connectivity and wireless entertainment services for commercial and business fleets around the world. Gogo connects aircraft, providing its aviation partners with the world´s most powerful network and platform to help optimize their operations. Gogo´s superior technologies, best-in-class service, and global reach help planes fly smarter, our aviation partners perform better, and their passengers travel happier.