Seattle (BOEING) - Connexion by Boeing, a business of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA), has been chosen to provide in-flight Internet access for e-mail, data and voice services for the Government of Japan. The agreement calls for the installation of the Connexion by Boeing® mobile information service on two 747-400 executive transport aircraft operated by the Government of Japan starting in February 2007. Installation of the Connexion by Boeing next-generation antenna will be performed by Japan Airlines. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
The agreement includes the Connexion by Boeing Executive Private Voice option, a hybrid Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service that provides a high quality point-to-point telephone service at a significant cost savings over current services offered by other providers.
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