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Inmarsat, Panasonic Avionics ink 10-year in-flight connectivity deal

Thursday 20 September 2018 | 09:46 CET | News
UK-based satellite communications provider Inmarsat has announced a long-term collaboration with Japan's Panasonic Avionics to combine their in-flight broadband technology. Under the terms of the 10-year agreement, Inmarsat will become Panasonic's exclusive provider of connectivity using the Ka-band satellite signal. Panasonic will be able to offer Inmarsat's GX Aviation broadband connectivity service powered by the Global Xpress Ka-band satellite network.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Inmarsat / Panasonic Avionics
Countries: World
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