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Avianca offering free Inmarsat in-flight broadband

Thursday 29 November 2018 | 11:29 CET | News
Inmarsat has announced that Colombia-based airline Avianca is offering its GX Aviation inflight broadband service free of charge as part of a trial period on selected aircraft. The pilot will last two months and is currently available on the first two aircraft, offering onboard connectivity comparable to mobile broadband services on the ground, said Inmarsat.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Inmarsat
Countries: Colombia / Latin America
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