AIX 2012: BoardConnect claims Crystal Cabin Award for “Passenger Comfort”March 28, 2012
Lufthansa Systems’ in-flight entertainment (IFE) offering, BoardConnect, has received the 2012 Crystal Cabin Award for "Passenger Comfort" which was hosted at this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg.
Presented each year by the Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, the award is regarded as the only international prize for excellence and innovation in the field of aircraft interiors.
Passengers can access the BoardConnect Wi-Fi network by using personal mobile devices such as laptops, tablets and smartphones. If the aircraft has broadband access, passengers can also surf the internet in-flight, write emails or use social media channels to stay in touch with friends and family.
"We are proud of this award. BoardConnect is an example of how Lufthansa Systems uses its technological expertise to develop innovative solutions which contribute to our customers' success in a variety of ways," commented CEO of Lufthansa Systems AG, Stefan Hansen. "I would like to thank everyone who put their knowledge and experience into making this product a reality.”