The low cost Norwegian Argentina already offers free Wi-Fi on its domestic flightsNovember 18, 2018
The low cost airline Norwegian Air Argentina began offering this Saturday, November 17 the service of free wi-fi and entertainment on board on all your cabotage flights.
Passengers who want to send e-mails, use social networks or enjoy a movie in flight, can do it from their own electronic devices (phone, computer or tablet), by connecting to the internal system of Norwegian, satellite connection.
“Norwegian Air Argentina is the first airline to offer wi-fi Free on board in the country. The service is active from Saturday, and will be in the future throughout the fleet of Boeing 737-800 aircraft, for domestic flights, in the same way that the airline does for its European flights since 2011, “said Ole Christian Melhus , CEO of Norwegian Air Argentina and added: “It is very important and satisfying to offer our passengers the opportunity to work, read news, send emails or watch a series while they are in flight. It is a product that no other airline offers in the country, which gives us a very relevant competitive advantage. ”
How does it work
When the aircraft reaches a height of 10,000 feet, the connection to “Norwegian Internet Access” is enabled. This network is also connected to an internal system, which offers an on-board entertainment program with series, movies, games, and – very soon – the food and beverage purchase service.
First flight of Norwegian Air Argentina on the Astor plane (Travel)
Norwegian aircraft have an antenna located on the fuselage, which communicates via satellite and allows the Internet. In the cabin, there are two wi-fi networks: one for the passengers; another for the pilots and cabin crew.
It should be noted that In 2011, Norwegian was the first airline to offer free Wi-Fi on all its flights within Europe.
Flights in Argentina
Norwegian Air Argentina operates daily flights to Córdoba and Mendoza. From Monday, November 19, it will offer two new routes: Neuquén and Iguazú. With this, the frequency of daily flights to Mendoza will also increase, since it will go from one to three per day.
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