Posted on: 23 July 2014 by Mark Howells
Skymark Airlines has chosen Panasonic Avionics’ eXConnect global connectivity service to provide its passengers with a free-of-charge inflight WiFi service.
For domestic routes, Skymark will introduce this free service on its fleet of new Airbus A330s.
Shinichi Nishikubo, president and chief executive officer of Skymark Airlines commented, “Our customers love inflight WiFi, and today, we are taking a strategic step forward to ensure that our passengers can be both entertained and productive everywhere our aircraft fly. We look forward to launching this extremely exciting service with our partners at Panasonic Avionics.”
Paul Margis, president and chief executive officer for Panasonic, remarked, “We continue to see rising demand for connectivity from airlines across the globe because today’s travellers expect to be perpetually connected – even when they fly. We are honoured to have been chosen by Skymark to support their unique business model and their vision for inflight entertainment.”