Qatar Airways has been honoring the release of its 100th aircraft featuring ‘Super Wi-Fi’ high-speed connectivity, allows travelers to keep in stay connected with family members, friends and colleagues when on board by using the speediest wireless broadband access in the sky. In its 100th amazing Wi-Fi enabled airplane, Qatar Airways presently provides the greatest number of aircraft in Asia, Africa and the middle east equipped with the highest-speed internet service onboard.
Airbus A350-900 registered with A7-ALC has become the 100th part of a Qatar Airways fleet using the award-winning GX Aviation innovation from global mobile satellite communications vendor Inmarsat to incorporate the high-speed amazing Wi-Fi service. The provider has been started rolling out throughout the carrier’s fleet but has allowed millions of travelers to access the web, check social media, watch videos, and much more while relaxing on board ever since unveiling in 2018.
On flights equipped with GX Aviation, Qatar Airways travelers could get close to one-hour unrestricted access to amazing Wi-Fi service, with both the opportunity to buy full-flight direct exposure when more internet space is required.
His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, Chief Executive of the Qatar Airways Group, said: “As a global aviation innovation leader, Qatar Airways now also operates one of the youngest and perhaps most technically sophisticated fleets in the clouds. Where many airline companies reduce one’s wi-fi providing, Qatar Airways is broadening that offering.
“With our friends and loved ones now much more essential than ever before in such tough times, we are pleased to be working with Inmarsat as well as it’s GX Aviation technology to introduce high-speed Super Wi-Fi wifi to people on board our fleet as an aspect of the extraordinary five-star service provided by Qatar Airways.”
Mr. Philip Balaam, President of Inmarsat Aviation, said: “Qatar Airways seems to be world-renowned besides presenting an outstanding onboard experience loved by millions of loyal travelers around the globe. We were already happy that on a substantial fleet of the airline our GX Aviation inflight broadband is such an essential element of such an experiment. Traveler feedback has been enormously optimistic now since, with the provider accessible on 100 aircraft, much more could even enjoy the great interconnection in the skies.
Qatar Airways, multiple award-winning airlines, was named ‘World’s Best Airline’ by the Skytrax-managed World Airline Awards 2019. In recognition of its ground-breaking business class experience, Qsuite was also named ‘Best Airline in the Middle East,’ ‘World’s Best Business Class,’ and ‘Best Business Class Seat.’ This is the only air carrier to be offered the prestigious award ‘Skytrax Airline of the Year,’ which is recognized five times as the highlight of excellence in the aviation industry. The Skytrax World Airport Awards 2020 has actually listed HIA “Third Best Airport in the World,” among 550 airports internationally.