Posted on: 09 June 2016 by Mark Howells
West Star Aviation has been announced as an authorised dealer for hardware sales and installation of SmartSky’s 4G in-flight connectivity technology, which is due to take flight later this year.
“West Star is pleased to partner with SmartSky in order to continue to provide the latest technologies and services to our customers. In-flight Wi-Fi has become a ‘must-have’ in today’s competitive environment and West Star continues to expand capabilities and relationships in order to provide solutions tailored to our customers’ specific needs,” declare Bob Rasberry, CEO, West Star Aviation.
The company will sell and install SmartSky equipment across numerous business jet models using STC licenses obtained from SmartSky’s earliest distribution partners.
“West Star Aviation, voted the No. 1 Preferred MRO in the 2014 and 2015 Pro Pilot PRASE Survey, will provide an outstanding avenue for clients to purchase and install SmartSky 4G in a variety of business jet aircraft,” said SmartSky Networks’ president, Ryan Stone. “West Star’s sales and technical expertise complements the seamless connectivity technology that SmartSky 4G will deliver to customers. This agreement is a natural way to augment SmartSky’s expanding distribution network.”