IFE&C equipment to be deployed to major Europe airline

LOS ANGELES, Calif. Kontron, global provider of IoT/Embedded Computing Technology (ECT), announced that it has signed a new contract to supply integrated In-flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFE&C) equipment to a major Europe airline specializing in leisure and charter travel.

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The initial phase of this fleet-wide deployment calls for systems to be installed on the airlines' 100 plus Boeing aircraft in time for the company's 2020 schedule.

Kontron is providing flight hardware for open-architecture IFE and IFE&C systems, including the company's ACE Flight 4608 high-performance avionics server, Cab-n-Connect A100 Cabin Wireless Access Point (CWAP), and ACE Flight Removable Storage Drives (RSSDs) following a proof-of-concept that took place in 2019.

According to the company, Kontron will showcase its entire line of rugged, open-architecture hardware platforms, software, and services for IFE and IFE&C systems at the APEX Expo, September 9-12, 2019 in Los Angeles, booth #1647.