Posted on: 26 May 2016 by Mark Howells
Honeywell has been selected by Dubai-based business jet operator, Empire Aviation Group, to provide its full suite of GoDirect connectivity services and products for the cabin and cockpit, across its entire worldwide fleet.
The selection of hardware and airtime services supplied by Honeywell and developed by Satcom1, will enhance crew and passenger productivity, as well as boost passenger entertainment for Empire Aviation Group’s business jet owners and charter clients.Pilots will also have access to Honeywell’s Global Data Center in the cockpit, where real-time flight support and weather information services help them increase efficiency, measure fuel usage and avoid delays. Passengers will benefit from the AvioIP cabin router, which helps enable more reliable in-flight connectivity and enhanced internet access, email, videoconferencing and smartphone usage.“Our all-in-one ‘GoDirect’ approach to connectivity helps aviation management companies like Empire Aviation Group add value in a market that relies heavily upon technology for the best possible flying experience,” said Michael Edmonds, vice president, Aerospace Services and Connectivity at Honeywell Aerospace.“There is high demand for connectivity solutions that help passengers stay connected in flight and provide pilots with the real-time information they need to enhance the flying experience,” said Paras P. Dhamecha, executive director, Empire Aviation Group. “Unifying our cabin and cockpit services through one unique provider means we can deliver the highest level of service to our aircraft owners and charter clients, satisfying their appetite for connectivity now and in the future.”