Connexion by Boeing and iPass Inc. have signed an agreement to deliver iPass enterprise customers in-flight Wi-Fi Internet connectivity. Through the agreement iPass users will have access to the Connexion by Boeing mobile Internet service through the iPass Global Broadband Roaming network. This agreement marks Connexion by Boeing's first contracted Wi-Fi enterprise access provider.
The companies say that Connexion by Boeing, a real-time, high-speed connectivity service available to commercial airline passengers and iPass, which operates the world's largest Wi-Fi roaming network with over 11,000 active hotspots in 33 countries, complement each other.
Connexion by Boeing has agreements with some major air carriers that operate at airports serviced by iPass including Copenhagen Airport, Narita/New Tokyo Airport and Changi Airport. In total, iPass offers broadband access at 121 airports in 21 countries -- including 49 of the world's busiest as measured by passenger volume.