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LiveTV and Greenwich AeroGroup Bring Iridium OpenPort to Business Aviation

LiveTV, a wholly-owned subsidiary of JetBlue Airways Corporation, and Greenwich AeroGroup Inc. have entered into a distribution agreement wherein Greenwich Aerogroup Inc. and its affiliates will sell, support and install the Iridium OpenPort-AeroSM broadband aviation communications platform. Iridium OpenPort-Aero is the only aviation broadband solution that works everywhere in the world, including remote, oceanic and polar regions, for passengers requiring smartphone, tablet or laptop connectivity.

This arrangement extends Iridium OpenPort-Aero further into the business, government and military markets. The Iridium OpenPort service enables high-speed data and voice communications through Iridium Communications Inc., operator of the world’s furthest-reaching satellite network. LiveTV innovated a lightweight aviation antenna design from the Iridium OpenPort broadband maritime system to enable highly-reliable, low-latency, high-speed, global aircraft connectivity