"Our cooperation with Norwegian improves how its passengers experience the airline's inflight entertainment service on board," said Per Norén,
Norwegian Air Shuttle was the first airline to offer high-speed internet and live television on flights within
Global Eagle initially signed an agreement with Norwegian in 2011 for 40 aircraft, and the two companies have worked closely since then on the
passenger experience through the partnership. In 2015, Global Eagle launched live TV on Norwegian's Boeing 737NG aircraft. The new agreement includes the option for the airline to cover additional new-generation 737 aircraft for use on trans-
"We currently have Global Eagle passenger features on more than 100 Norwegian aircraft, and this agreement widens the scope of both the fleet size and products that the airline can offer on board," Norén said.
Global Eagle also will be providing additional satellite bandwidth and network performance optimization under the new agreement, which better supports the passenger experience for free WiFi.
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