Passengers aboard Qatar Airways flights can now experience ‘Super Wi-Fi’ high-speed broadband connectivity using Inmarsat’s GX Aviation technology.
The broadband service is being progressively rolled out on all Boeing 777 aircraft and Airbus A350 aircraft in Qatar Airways’ young fleet.
Qatar Airways is the first airline in the MENA region to have invested in the technology to provide this quality of service for passengers.
The progressive fit-out will equip its Boeing 777 and Airbus A350 aircraft with the new technology.
Passengers on flights fitted with GX Aviation can receive one hour free access to the Super Wi-Fi. If they need more time they can purchase full-flight access selecting from a range of options.
Inmarsat are the same high-tech provider selected by Qatar Airways for its space-based tracking system used to track all its flights worldwide.
Qatar Airways operates a modern fleet of more than 200 aircraft to more than 150 destinations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North America and South America.
The airline plans a to launch flights to many new destinations this year including London Gatwick, Lisbon, Tallinn, Valletta, Cebu, Davao, Langkawi, Da Nang, Bodrum, Antalya, Mykonos and Málaga.