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ExcelAire operates the largest charter fleet of Legacy 600s in the U.S.

ExcelAire adds new Legacy jet equipped with Gogo's Avance L5 wireless solution

September 12, 2017:

ExcelAire today announced the addition of a new Legacy 600 business jet, one of the first private jets worldwide to be equipped with the latest Gogo Business Aviation wireless solution, Gogo Avance L5. The new system will operate on the Gogo Biz 4G network to deliver faster speeds and enhanced network capacity enabling activities such as live streaming video and audio, on-demand movies, personal smartphone use, real-time data for cockpit apps, and remote diagnostics and support while in flight. ExcelAire, one of the nation's premier boutique aircraft management and charter companies, operates the largest charter fleet of Legacy 600s in the U.S.

“We are thrilled to bring Gogo Business Aviation's newest technology to the cabin of our new Legacy 600, so that our passengers can stay connected while flying in North America,” said Rob Sherry, senior vice president of operations for ExcelAire. “Productivity during flight will increase with Gogo Avance L5, enabling travelers to work more efficiently with seamless Internet access. They will also have the ability to stream news, the latest on-demand blockbuster movies, TV episodes and sporting events.”

“ExcelAire is one of the top aircraft management and charter companies in the country with a distinguished customer base,” said Andy Geist, senior vice president of sales for Gogo. “Today's announcement highlights the confidence ExcelAire has in Gogo to deliver a user experience that is superior to anything other connectivity systems in business aviation, which Gogo Avance L5 will provide.”

The new Legacy 600 jet provides premium comfort and privacy for up to 13 passengers, in two distinct seating areas. It has a large-in-class cabin, lavatory and a spacious inflight-accessible baggage compartment. 

ExcelAire has its own Embraer authorized service center, Hawthorne Global Aviation Services, ensuring the highest quality maintenance for the Legacy jets in its charter fleet. ExcelAire provides unmatched levels of service to aircraft owners and charter customers. With a team of private jet travel professionals, ExcelAire exceeds even the highest expectations and ensures that each trip is executed flawlessly. 


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