China Satellite Communications and Row 44 owner Global Eagle Entertainment have signed a memorandum of understanding to help Chinese airlines that want to add in-flight connectivity services. The agreement will also allow Row 44 customer airlines to continue delivering in-flight connectivity services while flying into and over China. The agreement calls for Row 44 to provide hardware and software to support satellite-based in-flight connectivity. China Satellite Communications will provide global satellite connectivity, network security, policy compliance management and partner management support, using its network of 13 satellites and four earth stations.
Row 44 Expanding Inflight Connectivity To China
- September 4, 2013, 1:30 AM