Bluebox Wow currently serving passengers on 10 aircraft, and expanding to 39 in April
Dunfermline, UK – 14 January 2019 – Following a trial in late 2018, Jeju Air is now set to deploy Bluebox Wow portable wireless IFE across its fleet of Boeing B737-800s. The new IFE service is currently offered free to passengers on board 10 aircraft, with the total deployment increasing to 39 aircraft in April 2019. Bluebox Wow is currently entertaining passengers flying between Incheon airport and destinations such as: Bangkok, Guam, Saipan, Vientiane, Hong Kong, Macau, Kota Kinabalu and Da Nang.
“We are excited to welcome Jeju Air to the growing list of airlines flying with Bluebox Wow,” said Kevin Clark, CEO, Bluebox. “We’ve watched as Jeju Air has expanded its reach across Asia and how they innovate in so many areas, so it is an honour to be part of their growth story, and more importantly, that they’ve put their trust in Bluebox to enhance their passenger experience on board.”
Bluebox Wow provides wireless content streamed to passenger devices in any aircraft cabin, including a wide range of film, TV, audio, games and other digital content, accessed through any web browser. With a remarkably low cost of ownership, Bluebox Wow is a discrete, portable, lunchbox-sized unit stowed securely in overhead bins.
Bluebox Wow also now boasts the coveted “KC Mark” as all electrical and electronic products entering South Korea are subject to KC Certification, a mandatory scheme which verifies safety as well as Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Radio Frequency (RF) requirements.
About Jeju Air (www.jejuair.net)
Jeju Air is the fastest growing airline in Korea. Established in 2005, it is a low-cost carrier based at Jeju International Airport in South Korea with a secondary hub at Gimpo International Airport in Seoul. Jeju Air is majority-owned by the Aekyung Group and operates scheduled domestic services, as well as regional services from Korea to Japan, China, Taiwan, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand and Guam. Jeju Air Co Ltd registered on the Korea Stock Exchange KOSPI Index on 6 November 2015, becoming the first LCC to list in Korea since 2004.
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