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Company Overview of Gogo Inc.

Company Overview

Gogo Inc. provides in-flight Internet connectivity and wireless in-cabin digital entertainment solutions in the United States and internationally. The company, through its proprietary air-to-ground (ATG) network and satellite-based technologies, offers a suite of connectivity solutions and other services, including passenger connectivity, passenger entertainment, and operations-oriented communications services, as well as advertising, e-commerce, content, and other offerings, such as destination-based event ticketing, flight tracker, and weather and travel sites. The company operates in three segments: Commercial Aviation North America; Commercial Aviation Rest of World; and Business Aviatio...

1250 North Arlington Heights Road

Suite 500

Itasca, IL 60143

United States

Founded in 1991

720 Employees



Key Executives for Gogo Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 57
Total Annual Compensation: $643.5K
Executive Chairman and Member of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee
Age: 68
Total Annual Compensation: $184.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: $338.8K
Chief Commercial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 48
Total Annual Compensation: $378.0K
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Engineering
Age: 47
Total Annual Compensation: $285.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Gogo Inc. Key Developments

Gogo Inc Announces FCC Regulatory Approval Receipt for New 2Ku In-Flight Connectivity Technology

Gogo Inc. announced the receipt of regulatory approval from the FCC to operate its next generation in-flight connectivity technology, 2Ku. This approval is a blanket approval from the FCC for Gogo to operate its 2Ku system on 1,000 aircraft. This FCC approval clears a major hurdle in the path to launching the new service. Gogo's new antenna technology is expected to deliver peak speeds to the aircraft of over 70 Mb/s. This new service of Gogo is expected to be available for the commercial aviation market in the second half of 2015.

Gogo Inc. Receives Supplemental Type Certificate from the FAA to Install Ku-Satellite Connectivity Service on Boeing 777-200ER Aircraft

Gogo Inc. has received an STC from the FAA to install its Ku-band satellite equipment on Boeing 777-200ER aircraft operated by Delta Air Lines. This is the sixth and final STC Gogo needs to complete installation of Ku-band satellite based connectivity service on Delta's international fleet; Gogo previously received FAA certification to install its Ku-band equipment on Boeing 757-200, 767-400, 747-400, 767-300 and Airbus A330 aircraft operated by Delta. Gogo expects to complete installations on Delta's international fleet in 2016. Gogo's Ku-band satellite connectivity service is currently available on more than 50 international aircraft operated by two airlines.

Gogo Inc. Presents at Macquarie Group Mobile Corporate Day, Dec-16-2014

Gogo Inc. Presents at Macquarie Group Mobile Corporate Day, Dec-16-2014 . Venue: Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

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