ITASCA, Ill., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading provider of in-flight communications services to the global aviation industry, announced today that it will join forces with Samsung to offer a full year (up to 36 flights) of Gogo Inflight Internet access with the purchase of any of the following Samsung tablets:
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2
Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2
Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1
Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
Accessing the free sessions is easy: passengers simply launch their Internet browsers on any Gogo equipped flight and they will automatically be directed to a special landing page that will grant them Internet access.
"While traveling at 30,000 feet, tablets are great tools for staying productive in-flight," says Ash ElDifrawi, Gogo's chief commercial officer. "We know that the number of passengers using tablets in-flight to connect through Gogo is a growing segment and that tablets today make up 34 percent of the devices using the service. Now those passengers who have purchased a Samsung Pro series tablet can access Gogo for free for a year on up to 36 flights."
To promote this, Gogo will be launching a contest through social media on March 25, 2014 with the chance to win a Samsung Pro series tablet. Enter for your chance to win at www.facebook.com/gogo
About Gogo Gogo is the global leader of in-flight connectivity and wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions. Using Gogo's exclusive products and services, passengers with Wi-Fi enabled devices can get online on more than 2,000 Gogo equipped commercial aircraft. In-flight connectivity partners include Aeromexico, American Airlines, Air Canada, AirTran Airways, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin America. In-flight entertainment partners include Aeromexico, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, Scoot and US Airways. In addition to its commercial airline business, Gogo has more than 6,300 business aircraft outfitted with its communications services.
Back on the ground, Gogo's 700+ employees in Itasca, IL, Broomfield, CO and various locations overseas are working to continually redefine flying as a productive, socially connected, and all-around more satisfying experience. Connect with Gogo at www.gogoair.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gogo and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/gogo.