Avjet Charter Fleet Goes Wireless
Avjet’s Charter Aircraft Now Equipped with Aircell Gogo Biz™ and Inmarsat SwiftBroadband
BURBANK, Calif. – Avjet Corporation, an international provider of aircraft charter, sales and management solutions, today announced that its charter fleet has been equipped with high-speed wireless internet access.
“We’re excited to meet our passengers’ needs for staying connected in-flight,” said Mark Lefever, Avjet’s president. “We’ve seen an increase in the number of smartphones and tablets on board. Now passengers can do more on the way to their destination. WiFi access helps make private jet charter the most productive, and the most relaxing, way to fly.”
Avjet’s charter aircraft have been equipped with either Aircell Gogo Biz™ high-speed internet service or Inmarsat SwiftBroadband. The network technologies were made available by Aircell, a leading provider of in-flight connectivity equipment and services to the business aviation market.
Gogo Biz allows passengers and flight crews to enjoy high-speed internet capabilities above 10,000 feet in the continental U.S. and portions of Alaska, using their own WiFi-enabled laptops, tablets, smartphones, electronic flight bags and other mobile devices. Inmarsat Swift Broadband provides voice and high-speed data simultaneously.
“The addition of onboard wireless access is part of Avjet’s commitment to lead our industry in safety, comfort and customer service,” said Lefever. “We serve VIP travelers who expect – and deserve – the very best.”
Avjet Corporation is an international provider of aircraft charter and management solutions. Specializing in large-cabin, VIP aircraft, the company also offers expert assistance in aircraft sales and acquisitions. Avjet’s leadership in the sales and acquisitions of new and pre-owned Gulfstream, Boeing Business Jet, Bombardier Global, Falcon and other large cabin jets is recognized around the world. Avjet’s clients maximize the many benefits of private aviation, while reducing the cost and complexity of aircraft ownership. Avjet holds the highest safety ratings by the world’s leading auditing services. The company is headquartered in Burbank, Calif., and maintains a global presence in Washington D.C., Seoul, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Moscow and other locations around the globe. To learn more about the company, visit www.avjet.com.
Aircell, a Gogo company, is a leading provider of in-flight connectivity equipment and services to the business aviation market. Through a full range of services including voice, high-speed internet, cockpit data and more, Aircell increases the productivity, safety, and enjoyment of the business aviation travel experience. Headquartered in Broomfield, Colo., Aircell is an AS9100-certified company serving a global customer base with an authorized dealer/distributor network that spans six continents. A trusted brand in airborne communications, Aircell is a factory option at every major business aircraft manufacturer and installed on the world’s largest fractional ownership fleets. The only company to offer
equipment for three of the industry’s most popular network technologies – Iridium Satellite, Inmarsat SwiftBroadband and Gogo Biz™, Aircell provides advice and solutions addressing any customer need, aircraft type, or geography.
A Collier Trophy nominee and the recipient of several dozen awards for innovation, Aircell is widely credited with many of the industry’s most influential historical achievements, beginning with the groundbreaking airborne cellular concept that launched the company in 1991. Connect with us at www.aircell.com and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/aircellbizav.