Panasonic makes 800th eXConnect installation

Panasonic Avionics said it has delivered its 800th aircraft equipped with its market leading, global broadband connectivity service, eXConnect.

The company expects to deliver its 1,000th connected aircraft by the end of 2015.

The system, which was installed on a B757-200 aircraft, was delivered mid-July to United Airlines. In addition to being the 800th aircraft equipped with eXConnect, the B757-200 was also the 332nd connected aircraft that Panasonic has delivered to United.

Panasonic Avionics Corporation is the world´s leading supplier of inflight entertainment and communication systems.

Established in 1979, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, a US corporation, is a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. Headquartered in Lake Forest, California with over 4,100 employees and operations in 80 locations worldwide, it serves over 200 customers worldwide and provides IFEC systems on over 6,000 aircraft.