Beginning this month, Japan Airlines and its subsidiary Japan Transocean Air are offering live TV to its passengers, powered by Gogo TV.
Gogo TV delivers live television programming, including sports and news, with customized content in Japanese. Live IPTV is delivered through Gogo’s first generation Ku satellite system or Gogo 2Ku high-speed satellite connectivity system. Japan Airlines currently flies with Gogo Ku and Japan Transocean Air features Gogo 2Ku.
Now five airlines with more than 635 aircraft are flying with Gogo TV. For more information, the Gogo Learning Center outlines the technology behind the IPTV product.