Posted on: 26 April 2016 by Mark Howells
Dubai-based flydubai has launched inflight connectivity and entertainment on its Boeing 737 fleet, utilising Global Eagle Entertainment’s Airconnect Ku-band IFEC system.
tIn addition to connectivity and broadcast television, GEE provides flydubai with media content for viewing on the airline's seatback inflight entertainment system, as well as electronic flight bag (EFB) solutions to support airline operations.tt"This launch marks a major milestone in delivering high-speed satellite connectivity aboard our flights and brings technical capabilities that will continue to differentiate the airline from its peers," said Ghaith Al Ghaith, chief executive officer, flydubai. "GEE's total end-to-end solution allows us to enhance our award-winning IFE&C strategy and bring a new level of service to our passengers."t