Sept 28, 2017: Interjet, a Mexican airline headquartered in Toluca has selected Panasonic Avionics Corporation’s new inflight entertainment (IFE) system and Wi-Fi connectivity service for its fleet of Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft. The initial aircraft will be delivered from Airbus in November 2017, and this A321 NEO aircraft will be the first Panasonic-equipped aircraft to be line fit with connectivity by the OEM.
Julio Gamero, COO of Interjet says, “At Interjet, we pride ourselves on delivering the very best experience to our guests. With this announcement, we will now offer our passengers a high definition theater-like entertainment experience with high-speed connectivity services that will keep them connected and productive. This is truly a fantastic milestone for Interjet, and we are very excited to once again partner with Panasonic.”
Hideo Nakano, CEO of Panasonic Avionics Corporation, added, “Panasonic has provided Interjet with inflight entertainment (IFE) solutions since 2010 and this announcement is testament to the ongoing partnership. eXO provides a lightweight and fully integrated system that gives high-growth airlines like Interjet the opportunity to scale the technology as necessary. Combined with the powerful combination of broadband Wi-Fi and market leading inflight entertainment, Interjet will be able to enhance the onboard experience for its passengers.”
Panasonic’s connectivity service will allow passengers surf the web, send email, and use their favorite social media apps and more over inflight broadband Wi-Fi.