SmartSky Networks today announced Banyan Air Service as a new sales and installation partner.
The Florida-based full-service Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) operation is now offering services to install and upgrade private jets and turboprop aircraft to the fastest and most reliable connectivity solution in operation today.
“We are proud to provide more services than any other aircraft support facility in Florida and are committed to offering our customers the latest and greatest enhancements to their aircraft,” said Danny Santiago, Director of Avionics for Banyan Air Service.
“As a sales and installation partner for SmartSky, we have experienced the system for ourselves.
“We are pleased to say it delivers an impressive connectivity experience, as advertised, and we are excited to bring this game-changing product to our customers, especially streaming-level performance for smaller corporate jets.”
Banyan is authorized to install both the SmartSky Flagship system for mid to large cabin jets as well as SmartSky LITE, the first-ever streaming-level connectivity solution for smaller business aircraft.
Based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport, Banyan is an FAA and EASA-approved repair station and has earned repair station designations and approvals for over 10 countries.
The experienced MRO provider offers 24-hour, full-service operations for aircraft owners, charter operators, corporate flight departments, flight schools, and government agencies.
The company’s track record ensures low downtime for connectivity installations and upgrades as well as other air services.
Its award-winning service includes numerous individual FAA awards resulting in the Banyan Maintenance Division being recognized as an FAA Diamond Award winner.
Banyan has been recognized as the #1 U.S. FBO by Private Pilot Magazine and #1 FBO in the Southeast U.S. for 10 consecutive years.
“Banyan is one of the most highly regarded aircraft service facilities in the country and is known for offering their customers world-class service as evidenced by their industry accolades year after year,” said Aria Bahawdory Director of MRO Account Management for SmartSky.
“This expertise makes Banyan the perfect fit to meet the growing demand for SmartSky’s industry-leading inflight connectivity performance.
“Customers in the business aviation marketplace are demanding best-in-class service, and SmartSky delivers.”