December 15, 2014
WestJet selects Global Eagle Entertainment’s Content Services for launch of new wireless Inflight Entertainment System
Global Eagle Entertainment, a worldwide leading provider of content, connectivity and digital media solutions to airlines, has been selected by WestJet to manage its inflight content services. WestJet is currently overhauling its existing inflight entertainment (IFE) system and replacing it with a wireless IFE solution. Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) will provide a broad array of content that can be accessed by passengers using their personal electronic devices or tablets rented from the airline. Through this long-term agreement, GEE will provide a selection of current movies and television, including a wide catalog of engaging and entertaining programs, beginning in the first quarter of 2015.