Next gen inflight Wi-Fi upgrade for All Nippon Airways

13 September 2019: All Nippon Airways (ANA) is to offer passengers seamless, reliable and secure internet connectivity, anywhere in the world, powered by GX Aviation.

The airline has begun equipping selected Boeing B777-300ER aircraft with SITAONAIR’s Internet ONAIR Wi-Fi portal.

Passengers flying on corporate-heavy routes will now be able to keep in touch with the office, even at 35,000 feet, as well as continuing to connect with their lives on the ground, from browsing and shopping to emailing and chatting with loved ones.

Enhanced offering

Working with JSAT MOBILE Communications Inc. (JSAT MOBILE) has enabled SITAONAIR to establish and expand its relationship with ANA. This significantly enhances the airline’s offering to tech-savvy passengers.

JSAT MOBILE’s President and CEO Eiichi Yoda said: “We’re pleased to have the opportunity to work with our partner SITAONAIR to support ANA in providing Wi-Fi services to its demanding base of connected passengers. JSAT MOBILE’s regulatory expertise and close customer coordination, together with SITAONAIR’s industry-connectivity solutions powered by Inmarsat’s reliable and expanding GX Aviation network, enables ANA to benefit from a seamless and future-proof solution.”

“SITAONAIR has taken huge strides to deliver a next-gen experience for passengers,” said SITAONAIR’s CEO David Lavorel. “Internet ONAIR draws upon our expertise as a provider of inflight technology, to provide an ‘always-on’, convenient Wi-Fi solution that is ahead of the game.”

For more information contact news@inmarsat.com.