San Jose International Airport Hosts Press Conference To Announce Wayport Wireless Internet Service

Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from San Jose International Airport

    WHAT:        San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Wayport Wireless
                  will host a press conference and wire cutting to launch
                  Wayport's Wireless Internet service at SJC.
 
     WHEN:        Tuesday, April 3, 10:30 a.m.
 
     WHERE:       Terminal C, near Gate C2
 
     WHO:         Ralph Tonseth, Director of Aviation, San Jose International
                   Airport
                  Phil Belanger, VP of Wireless, Wayport
                  Dan Fenton, President & CEO, San Jose Convention and Visitors
                   Bureau
 
     BACKGROUND:  SJC is the first Airport in California and the fourth in the
                  nation to offer Wayport Wireless' high-speed Internet access
                  to its passengers.  More than 64 percent of SJC travelers are
                  conducting business trips.  Using a laptop and an 802.11b
                  wireless Ethernet card, passengers can get online at T1
                  speeds throughout Terminal A and Terminal C, including gate
                  areas.
 
     VISUALS:     There will be speeches by dignitaries and a blue Ethernet
                  wire cutting.
 
     PARKING:     Media parking is available in the lot adjacent to Terminal C
                  near the USO building.  Please leave adequate time for
                  parking and the security screening process.  Media should
                  contact the Airport's Media Relations Office at 408-501-7700
                  to confirm parking arrangements for media vehicles.
 
     CONTACT:     Noelle Knell or Steve Luckenbach, both of San Jose
                  International Airport, 408-501-7700.
 
 

SOURCE San Jose International Airport
    WHAT:        San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Wayport Wireless
                  will host a press conference and wire cutting to launch
                  Wayport's Wireless Internet service at SJC.
 
     WHEN:        Tuesday, April 3, 10:30 a.m.
 
     WHERE:       Terminal C, near Gate C2
 
     WHO:         Ralph Tonseth, Director of Aviation, San Jose International
                   Airport
                  Phil Belanger, VP of Wireless, Wayport
                  Dan Fenton, President & CEO, San Jose Convention and Visitors
                   Bureau
 
     BACKGROUND:  SJC is the first Airport in California and the fourth in the
                  nation to offer Wayport Wireless' high-speed Internet access
                  to its passengers.  More than 64 percent of SJC travelers are
                  conducting business trips.  Using a laptop and an 802.11b
                  wireless Ethernet card, passengers can get online at T1
                  speeds throughout Terminal A and Terminal C, including gate
                  areas.
 
     VISUALS:     There will be speeches by dignitaries and a blue Ethernet
                  wire cutting.
 
     PARKING:     Media parking is available in the lot adjacent to Terminal C
                  near the USO building.  Please leave adequate time for
                  parking and the security screening process.  Media should
                  contact the Airport's Media Relations Office at 408-501-7700
                  to confirm parking arrangements for media vehicles.
 
     CONTACT:     Noelle Knell or Steve Luckenbach, both of San Jose
                  International Airport, 408-501-7700.
 
 SOURCE  San Jose International Airport