DragonWave Wins In-Flight Wi-Fi Backhaul Contract
Published on: 22nd Jan 2014
Microwave backhaul vendor DragonWave says that it has been selected as a solutions for backhaul connectivity as part of Gogo's ongoing expansion efforts. Gogo is a provider of in flight services having equipped more than 2 000 commercial aircraft and more than 6 500 business jets.
The DragonWave Horizon Quantum and Horizon Compact+ radios offer the performance parameters for linking Gogo's remote tower locations back into a wired network.
DragonWave's links are being designed into the Gogo network by Future Technologies Venture.
Delivering up to 4 Gbps per link, Horizon Quantum split-mount system provides dual-channel capability and high spectral efficiency, capacity, and nodal intelligence.
"We've enjoyed helping support the unique vision Gogo is pursuing to provide airline travelers around the world with dependable inflight entertainment services," said Peter Allen, DragonWave President and CEO. "Probably the best compliment one gets from a customer is repeat business, and we're committed to help Gogo succeed as they expand their business of connecting passengers to the Internet at 30,000 feet."