SOURCE: NewCom International

October 29, 2013 06:00 ET

NewCom International Teleport in Peru Has Been Contracted to Provide Teleport Services by Panasonic Avionics Corporation

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 29, 2013) -  Panasonic Avionics Corporation, the world's leading supplier of in-flight entertainment and communication systems, has selected NewCom International's brand new state of the art teleport in Peru to be the facility of excellence and manage their aeronautical broadband coverage in South America.

This decision comes as Panasonic has decided to expand its aeronautical broadband service over Latin America. NewCom International will be providing the services out of their cutting edge teleport and providing reliable coverage thereby enhancing the in-flight entertainment experience.

NewCom International's new facility is strategically located in the city of Lima, Peru, which thanks to its low annual precipitation provides excellent satellite coverage to the entire region.

"We listened to our clients' needs and concerns first. Then, we made a conscious effort to ensure that every step of the building process was top notch inclusive of land selection and the fine-tuning of systems integration. Discerning clients like Panasonic could go anywhere, but they chose NewCom International based on our ability to understand and meet their needs," states Mr. Dickinson.

David Bruner, Vice President, Global Communications Service for Panasonic Avionics Corporation, said, "As we expand our customer base and add more airlines that are located in this rapidly expanding region or fly missions over this area of the world, we will continue to ensure our ability to deliver the highest bandwidth for the lowest possible cost. The first rate teleport in Lima was key to accomplishing this important business objective."

About NewCom International
NewCom International is a global communications provider specializing in satellite, Wi-Fi, fiber infrastructure, and bundled services and telecommunications engineering for the public and private sectors.

At NewCom, we leverage today's fast-evolving telecommunication technology to advance businesses, improve local economies, ensure public safety and enable people everywhere to access a quality education and health care. For more information about NewCom International please log onto www.newcominternational.com or call at (305) 627-6000.

About Panasonic Avionics Corporation
Panasonic Avionics Corporation is the world's leading supplier of in-flight entertainment and communication systems. The company's best-in-class solutions, supported by professional maintenance services, fully integrate with the cabin enabling airlines to deliver the ultimate travel experiences with a rich variety of entertainment choices, resulting in improved quality communication systems and solutions, and lower overall costs.

Established in 1979, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, a U.S. corporation, is a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. Headquartered in Lake Forest, California with over 2,600 employees and operations in 50 locations worldwide, it serves over 200 customers worldwide and provides IFEC systems on over 3,700 aircraft. For additional information, please visit www.panasonic.aero.

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