Global Eagle Acquisition Corp., Founded by Harry Sloan and Jeff Sagansky, Announces Acquisition of Row 44, Inc. and Approx. 86% Stake in Advanced Inflight Alliance AG.

Investor Webcast / Conference Call 4:30pm Eastern, Thursday, November 8, 2012

Nov 08, 2012, 15:31 ET from Global Eagle Acquisition Corp.

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Eagle Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: EAGL; EAGLW; EAGLU) (Global Eagle) will hold an investor webcast to discuss the acquisition of Row 44, Inc. and approximate 86% stake in Advanced Inflight Alliance AG.:


November 8, 2012 at 4:30PM Eastern



Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above

Investors may also participate in the conference call by dialing (800) 860-2442 toll free in the US, (866) 605-3852 toll free in Canada or (412) 858-4600 internationally. A replay will be available one hour after the end of the conference until 9:00am on November 16, 2012 by dialing (877) 344-7529 toll free in the US or (412) 317-0088 internationally and entering conference number 10021300. 

About Advanced Inflight Alliance AG

Advanced Inflight Alliance AG (AIA) is the world's leading provider of innovative content and solutions for the inflight entertainment industry. Listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, AIA's subsidiaries are market-leading companies pioneering in the "passenger experience" sector which provide content solutions such as international and local audio, video, applications, games and services to the majority of the world's airlines. AIA was incorporated in Germany in 1998 and completed its initial public offering in 1999. 

About Row 44

Row 44 is a satellite-based broadband services provider to the global commercial airline industry. Its network enables airlines to connect to orbiting Ku-band satellites and to communicate with existing satellite ground earth stations. Row 44's in-cabin communication link currently provides airline passengers with Internet access, live television, shopping and flight and destination information.  Row 44 was formed in 2004, its WiFi connectivity system was first deployed by a domestic commercial airline in 2009 and its broadband services were fully operations in 2010. Currently installed on more than 400 aircraft, Row 44 has the largest fleet of connected entertainment enabled planes that operate over land and sea worldwide.

About Global Eagle

Global Eagle Acquisition Corp. is a special purpose acquisition company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination involving Global Eagle Acquisition Corp. and one or more businesses.  Global Eagle Acquisition Corp. is a Delaware corporation formed in 2011. It raised approximately $190 million in its IPO in May 2011 and its securities are traded on NASDAQ under the ticker symbols EAGL, EAGLW and EAGLU.

SOURCE Global Eagle Acquisition Corp.