Ipass extends partnership with Deutsche Telekom to offer inflight Wi-Fi

iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) has extended the term of its partnership with Deutsche Telekom AG to offer inflight Wi-Fi access to iPass customers on 12 international airlines.

The new three-year agreement will make iPass available on 330 long-haul aircraft.

With this partnership iPass will be available to passengers on airlines including Lufthansa, Aer Lingus, Etihad and American Airlines. The agreement further builds on iPass´ existing relationship with Deutsche Telekom, which has more than 30,000 hotspots in Germany that are part of the iPass global network.

iPass offers global mobile connectivity, providing Wi-Fi access on any mobile device. Built on a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, the iPass cloud-based service keeps its customers connected by providing unlimited Wi-Fi connectivity on unlimited devices.

Deutsche Telekom is an integrated telecommunications companies with more than 156 million mobile customers, 29 million fixed-network lines and around 18 million broadband lines (as of December 31, 2015).