POST Online Media Lite Edition


Gogo and American Airlines to add in-flight internet

Staff writer |
Gogo has reached an agreement with American Airlines to begin installing its ATG connectivity service on 30 new Bombardier CRJ-900 NextGen aircraft, which will be delivered to American starting this month.

Article continues below

The additional connected aircraft will build on the more than 850 aircraft in American's fleet that are currently equipped with Gogo's In-flight Internet services.

"American Airlines was the first commercial airline to launch connectivity service with Gogo, and we are excited to continue to build on our longstanding relationship with American by extending Wi-Fi service to passengers flying on its new regional jets," said Gogo's president and CEO, Michael Small.

American currently has Gogo's ATG and ATG-4 service installed on its aircraft. By adding Wi-Fi to these regional jets, more American Airlines passengers will be able to connect.

What to read next

Gogo receives approval from China to expand its services
ViaSat selected by American Airlines for Wi-Fi on 737 MAX fleet
Delta Airlines to offer free in-flight text messaging