Norwegian to implement Collins Aerospace CableConnect

Collins Aerospace has announced its CableConnect high-speed, broadband connectivity solution will debut on the majority of Norwegian´s transatlantic flights, the company said.

Free and premium Wi-Fi will be available onboard Norwegian´s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and 737 MAX long-haul flights, enabling passengers to stream video and music content, browse the web, access social media, voice and messaging services over the Inmarsat Global Xpress (GX) satellite network.

Norwegian is Europe´s third largest low-cost airline and the fifth largest low-cost airline in the world. The airline operates around 500 routes to more than 150 destinations worldwide.

Collins Aerospace, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry.

United Technologies Corp. provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries.