ViaSat, Dassault Aviation enter deal for Falcon Aircraft

Tuesday 24 May 2016 | 09:22 CET | News
ViaSat entered into a multi-year agreement with Dassault Aviation to deliver a bundled global Ku-band broadband services offering, inclusive of in-cabin network equipment and in-flight connectivity service. Installation of the system will begin mid-calendar year 2016 on Falcon 8X. ViaSat will first equip Falcon 8X with the ViaSat Ku-band terminal to provide operators with access to the internet and corporate network. The first aircraft delivered with the system will occur before the end of 2016. 

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