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Embraer To Select Panasonic IFEC For The EJets-E2

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Embraer To Select Panasonic IFEC For The EJets-E2

Embraer To Select Panasonic IFEC For The EJets-E2
April 06
11:48 2017

MIAMI – Embraer announced yesterday that it has selected Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) to provide in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) for the EJets-E2.

The new contract between the two companies will provide Wi-Fi Streaming Entertainment and Wi-Fi connectivity services for the E2s aircraft.

Embraer already has an extended partnership with Panasonic, since it is the only company that offers in-flight connectivity service with eXW; onboard movies, music, news, and in-cabin services through personal devices is possible by this service. It supports Windows, Mac OS, and iOS devices, as well as browsers including Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome, and Firefox.

“Panasonic offered a world class solution for wireless IFE and global broadband connectivity systems aboard the E-Jets E2. The extended partnership helps us to ensure our airline customers can offer their passengers a premium experience all over the world,” said Fernando Antonio Oliveira, Embraer Director for the E-Jets E2 Program.

Embraer customers will now benefit with connectivity. The technology also offers a robust business platform for the airlines. The system will be installed in the E2 demo aircraft.

“This latest milestone ensures that airlines can now offer passenger’s access to the industry’s leading broadband communications and wireless entertainment solutions”, said Mark Jennings, Chief Operating Officer, Panasonic Avionics Corporation.

The E2 has accrued 275 firm orders and already operates with 70 customers in 50 countries.


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