Gogo's Business Aviation Group Announces Top Dealers for 2013
BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 15, 2014
BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ: GOGO),
announces that its business aviation group, Aircell, has named the
organizations receiving the company's highest dealer honor for 2013 – the
Aircell 51,000 Five.
The award recognizes the highest-performing organizations in the company's
global dealer and distributor network, as chosen by the Aircell executive
Recipients of the Aircell 51,000 Five award for 2013 are as follows (in
oCessna Citation Service Center
oHawker Beechcraft Services
oWest Star Aviation
Award selection is based on dealers' demonstrated commitment to helping
customers get the most out of in-flight connectivity, as well as their
technical expertise, sales performance and other factors.
Representing a pinnacle of achievement for an Aircell dealer, the award's name
was inspired by the highest altitude reached by aircraft in the business
aviation industry – 51,000 feet. Trophies were presented to each organization
in a ceremony held recently during the Aircraft Electronics Association's
Annual International Convention & Trade Show in Nashville, TN.
NOTE TO EDITORS
oPHOTO: A high-resolution photograph of the award ceremony is available for
immediate download at the following link:
oPhoto caption: "Representatives receiving the Aircell 51,000 Five award
for top dealer performance in 2013 are pictured here, (l/r): Don Milum,
Hawker Beechcraft Services; Joe Litchard, Cessna Citation Service Center;
Dave Salvador, Aircell; Mike Minchow, Duncan Aviation; and Dave Feuerhak,
West Star Aviation."
Aircell, a Gogo company, is a leading provider of in-flight connectivity
equipment and services to the business aviation market. Through a full range
of services including voice, Internet, cockpit data and more, Aircell
increases the productivity, safety, and enjoyment of the business aviation
travel experience. Headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, USA, Aircell is an
AS9100-certified company serving a global customer base with an authorized
dealer/distributor network that spans six continents. A trusted brand in
airborne communications, Aircell is a factory option at every major business
aircraft manufacturer and installed on the world's largest fractional
ownership fleets. The only company to offer equipment for three of the
industry's most popular network technologies – Iridium Satellite, Inmarsat
SwiftBroadband and Gogo Biz^® – Aircell provides advice and solutions
addressing any customer need, aircraft type, or geography.
A Collier Trophy nominee and the recipient of several dozen awards for
innovation, Aircell is widely credited with many of the industry's most
influential historical achievements, beginning with the groundbreaking
airborne cellular concept that launched the company in 1991. Connect with us
at www.aircell.com and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/aircellbizav.
Gogo is the global leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight
digital entertainment solutions. Using Gogo's exclusive products and services,
passengers with Wi-Fi enabled devices can get online on more than 2,000 Gogo
equipped commercial aircraft. In-flight connectivity partners include
Aeromexico, American Airlines, Air Canada, AirTran Airways, Alaska Airlines,
Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin
America. In-flight entertainment partners include Aeromexico, American
Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, Scoot and US Airways. In addition
to its commercial airline business, Gogo has more than 6,500 business aircraft
outfitted with its communications services.
Back on the ground, Gogo's 700+ employees in Itasca, IL, Broomfield, CO and
London are working to continually redefine flying as a productive, socially
connected, and all-around more satisfying experience. Connect with Gogo at
www.gogoair.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gogo and on Twitter at
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