RENO, NV [AEA Annual Convention] – March 29, 2007 – Today, Aircell announced that Landmark Aviation in Springfield, IL, has been selected as the 2006 Aircell Dealer of the Year. The annual award is based on a combination of factors, including commitment to serving customers, technical expertise, and sales performance demonstrated during the year.
“Landmark Aviation is pleased to accept this award and we look forward to continuing to work closely with Aircell in the future,” said Gary Bosemer, Director of Avionics Marketing for Landmark Aviation. “Our customers express their pleasure with Aircell’s outstanding products.”
Bill Peltola, Aircell Senior Vice President, Business Aviation Solutions, said, “Aircell and its dealer network share a mission of helping aircraft operators get the most out of their airborne telecommunications. Landmark Aviation does a tremendous job selling, installing and supporting Aircell products in the marketplace and we’re honored to work with such a capable organization. Of particular note was Landmark’s proactive effort to keep customers informed about all the exciting new technologies and features Aircell introduced in 2006.”
Aircell products are represented exclusively through a worldwide network of over 200 dealers and distributors. Previous Aircell Dealer of the Year award winners are:
• 2006 – Raytheon Aircraft Services; San Antonio, TX.
• 2005 (U.S.) – Duncan Aviation; Lincoln, NE. 2005 (International) – Mid-Canada Mod Center; Mississauga, ON.
• 2004 – Duncan Aviation; Lincoln, NE.
• 2003 – Raytheon Aircraft Services; San Antonio, TX.
• 2002 – Elliott Aviation; Moline, IL.
Aircell® is the leader in global airborne telecommunications for the Business Aviation market. Its products are offered by virtually every fixed- and rotor-wing airframe manufacturer in business aviation, and are installed aboard the world’s four largest fractional ownership fleets. A single-source, turnkey provider of equipment, service, and technical support, Aircell simplifies airborne communications and keeps you In Touch, In Flight®.
The 2006 winner of the FCC’s exclusive broadband frequency license, Aircell is also pioneering a revolutionary new wireless broadband system for North America. Available only from Aircell, it will include robust Wi-Fi hotspots that enable airline passengers to surf the Internet, use e-mail, and log on to their corporate VPN’s using their personal 802.11a/b/g-equipped Wi-Fi data devices. The system will also offer airline operational communications capabilities and provide a path to a wealth of future cabin services.
Set for introduction in 2008, the new broadband service will also be available to business aircraft operators, offering a similar set of features.
Aircell (www.aircell.com) has facilities in Louisville, Colorado, and Itasca, Illinois, USA.