Scottsdale, Ariz. – June 5, 2018 – StandardAero continues to be one of the leaders in business aviation with Gogo AVANCE™ L5 system installations — recently achieving its 20th install since the system was released in 2017.
AVANCE L5 from Gogo Business Aviation (NYSE: GOGO) operates on the Gogo Biz 4G network to deliver a 4G in-flight connectivity experience that enables capabilities including streaming video and audio, on-demand movies, personal smartphone use, real-time data for cockpit apps, and remote diagnostics and support while in flight. AVANCE L5 incorporates an advanced router as well as Gogo Vision which offers information and entertainment services such as on-demand movies, TV episodes, business news from Bloomberg, and 30 popular magazine titles available digitally.
StandardAero is an authorized full-service maintenance, repair and overhaul Gogo Business Aviation dealer that sells and installs Gogo AVANCE L5 systems at the company’s three primary business aviation facilities located in Springfield, Ill., Augusta, Ga. and Houston, Texas.
“Gogo recently announced its 100th AVANCE L5 installation and StandardAero is proud to serve as one of the market leaders in overall installations with our 20th system sold,” said Brian Campbell, Vice President of Global Sales for StandardAero Business Aviation. “Our long-term partnership with Gogo demonstrates our mutual commitment of helping our customers identify, select and install technology that successful meets their needs.”
Gogo AVANCE is an innovative software-centric approach that combines Gogo’s advanced hardware and software technology to create a fully integrated, aviation-grade inflight connectivity and entertainment platform. The platform enables connected aviation technologies, services and applications like never before. The design also facilitates remote monitoring and customer support, providing increased insight and faster resolution to service issues, if they arise.
StandardAero is aligned and authorized by the vast majority of cabin management and connectivity manufacturers, offering a broad variety of installation options for business aviation customers. In addition, through its in-house Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) delegation, StandardAero is a leading provider of Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approvals for avionics and cabin management systems.
StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011. In 2015, StandardAero was purchased by Veritas Capital, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York City. Veritas invests in companies that provide critical products and services to government and commercial customers worldwide including those operating in aerospace & defense, healthcare, technology, national security, communications, energy and education. More information can be found on the company’s web site at www.standardaero.com.