Le Lézard
Classified in: Science and technology, Business
Subjects: PDT, JVN

Gogo and Airspan Partner for 5G Air-to-Ground Network Development and Roll-out


LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22, 2019 /CNW/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, today announced it has selected Airspan Networks to build and develop its 5G network for aviation. The new air-to-ground (ATG) network will be designed for use on business aviation aircraft, commercial regional jets and smaller mainline jets operating within the contiguous United States and Canada. The network is expected to be available to deliver 5G to business and commercial aviation in 2021.

Airspan Networks logo (PRNewsfoto/Airspan Networks)

"We are excited to have finalized our agreement with Airspan to develop and build the Gogo 5G network, which will be an important milestone in the inflight connectivity industry," said Mike Syverson, senior vice president of engineering and operations for Gogo Business Aviation. "Gogo 5G is the next step in our technology evolution and is expected to deliver an unparalleled user experience, pairing high performance with low latency and network-wide redundancy. Airspan's proven ability to deliver high capacity low latency solutions in challenging environments is critical to our success." 

"Airspan has over 25 years of experience of pushing the limits of wireless technology, whether it be breaking the barriers to scalable roll outs or delivering ultra-fast broadband at 30,000 feet. Our partnership with Gogo is an important milestone for the commercialization of true 5G applications and use cases. We are very excited to be a part of this project," said Eric Stonestrom, CEO of Airspan Networks.

The Gogo 5G system will use the same carrier-grade technology as the Airspan Air5G product line. The Air5G platform will provide 5G standalone mode operation using state of the art; virtualised RAN base station technology and Massive MIMO antenna arrays. Utilising advanced beamforming and tracking techniques, the system is capable of communicating to an Aircraft travelling in excess of 1200km/h, at long range, all while providing an enhanced mobile broadband 5G experience.

About Airspan Networks Inc.:

Airspan (OTC PINK: AIRO) is a leading 4G and 5G RAN solution provider, with over 1000 customers in over 100 countries. Airspan is regularly recognized as a leader and pioneer in RAN and innovative Backhaul solutions. Airspan has an expansive product portfolio, which includes indoor and outdoor small cells, and all-outdoor, compact Micro and Macro base stations, a variety of user devices and network optimization products. These connectivity solutions operate in bands from Sub-6GHz to Millimeter wave. www.airspan.com

Airspan is not subject to the informational reporting requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and, accordingly, does not file reports, financial statements, proxy statements, information statements or other information with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release may contain forward-looking statements.  This press release may contain forward-looking statements.  For information about forward-looking statements visit www.airspan.com/fls

Logo - https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/954159/Airspan_Logo.jpg

For Media Enquiries:
Damiano Coletti,
+1-561-893-8670
mediarelations@airspan.com

 

 

SOURCE Airspan Networks


These press releases may also interest you

at 11:39
Nestlé Purina PetCare today announced a new commitment to support environmental stewardship practices on 50,000 acres of farmland, driving sustainability in its grains supply chain to the scale of more than 9 million bushels annually over the next...

at 11:35
Global Online Language Subscription Courses Market: About this market This online language subscription courses market size analysis considers sales from both individual learners and institutional learner end-users. Our analysis also considers the...

at 11:33
coreNOC announced the launch of their website that will inform clients about their end to end connectivity solutions. As communications providers, industries and governments seek opportunities to offer the latest LTE and 5G technology. coreNOC has...

at 11:30
Today, Tableau Software, the leading analytics platform, kicks off Tableau Conference 2019 in Las Vegas, bringing together its largest group of global customers, partners and data enthusiasts ever to harness and celebrate data's transformative power....

at 11:30
Rakuten and Live Nation Entertainment, the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship, have partnered to bring rewarding music experiences to fans...

at 11:27
Slickdeals, the largest crowdsourced online shopping platform, today introduced its new money-saving Chrome browser extension. Users will be able to bring the savvy of the Slickdeals community along with them through their entire buying experience to...



News published on 22 october 2019 at 11:41 and distributed by: