KuStream® 1000 Celebrates 1 Million Flight Hours KuStream® 1000 Celebrates 1 Million Flight Hours
May 23, 2012

THOUSAND OAKS, CA (May 23, 2012 ) - TECOM Industries, Inc. announced today that the KuStream® 1000, a Ku band SATCOM antenna system, recently completed 1 million flight hours aboard commercial aviation aircraft. KuStream 1000 is available through Row 44.

“TECOM is extremely pleased to have reached this remarkable milestone” stated Arsen Melconian, TECOM President. “Customer demand for in-flight connectivity, particularly for higher speed and bandwidth hungry services, continues to grow and is driving new rollouts across several airlines. TECOM is proud that the KuStream 1000 SATCOM antenna is flying on greater than 275 commercial aircraft to date with additional installations occurring every week. Mango Airlines just joined the existing users, Southwest Airlines and Norwegian Air Shuttle, with Ku band SATCOM connectivity services.”

John LaValle, Row 44, CEO added “Achieving 1 million flight hours is indeed a remarkable feat. I thank the dedicated employees, partners and customers of Row 44 that made it all possible. Ku band SATCOM connectivity services have proven to be a commercially viable business and with our recently announced new customers we expect the customer list to continue to grow.”