Source - SMW
Inmarsat has noted an announcement made by its partner Thales today, confirming that Emirates intends to install Inmarsat's GX Aviation high-speed inflight broadband service on its Boeing 777X aircraft fleet.

The new agreement is part of plans by Emirates and Thales to develop state-of-the-art inflight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) on the airline's new Boeing 777X fleet. 

Emirates has 150 Boeing 777X aircraft on firm order, with deliveries currently scheduled from 2020.

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