iPad Devices on Planes

James Symons, CEO of LocknCharge Technologies, PC Locs and Global Avenue, will be presenting on how the company built an iPad storage, charging, syncing and transport solution for the iconic Australian airline company, Qantas, and for planes in general.

Qantas Airlines is leading the way with domestic in-flight entertainment by providing an iPad to each passenger that travels domestically within Australia or on the international Honolulu sector on their fleet of Boeing 767 jets, free of charge. The latest TV shows, movies and in-flight magazine are wirelessly streamed on-demand to each iPad in both economy and business class (equivalent of coach and first class in the US).

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IN THE MEDIA: Qantas iPad coup

By David Swan at IT Wire
IT equipment designer and manufacturer LocknCharge – PC Locs today announced it will deliver a fleet of customized galley carts to support Qantas’ new in-flight entertainment and Apple iPad Q-Streaming service.

LocknCharge – PC Locs will supply Qantas with the necessary equipment to store, transport, sync and charge up to 5000 Apple iPads, on the Boeing 767 fleet, which will operate on flight routes across Australia and between Australia and Honolulu, Hawaii.

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IN THE MEDIA: Breakthrough Qantas contract for LocknCharge Technologies

By Chris Griffith at THE AUSTRALIAN

IT equipment firm has forged a deal with Qantas to supply in-flight galley carts that will charge up to 5000 Apple iPads.

LocknCharge – PC Locs says the company has contracted to deliver a fleet of galley carts to support the airline’s new in-flight entertainment and Apple iPad Q-Streaming service.

LocknCharge – PC Locs will supply Qantas with the necessary equipment to store, transport, sync and charge up to 5000 Apple iPad devices, the firm said in a statement.

These would be deployed on the airline’s Boeing 767 fleet, which will operate on flight routes across Australia and between Australia and Honolulu, Hawaii.

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IN THE MEDIA: PC Locs – LocknCharge in ‘Who’s who of Aussie ICT’

By Rust Report

PC Locs is a company dedicated to the design, manufacture and distribution of the highest quality and most functional security, charging and transport solutions for storing iPad devices and notebook computers.  PC Locs has grown and evolved as Australia’s largest manufacturer of Laptop Trolleys, iPad Carts, Laptop Work Cages, Powered Laptop Lockers and other ICT security products.  In 2010 PC Locs expanded its operations into the USA and Europe, trading as LocknCharge Technologies.  PC Locs products are used in a variety of different environments including hospitals, libraries, training centres and business hot desk environments.
www.pclocs.com.au

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IN THE MEDIA: Breakthrough Qantas contract for Australia’s PC Locs

By AVIATION BUSINESS Asia Pacific

IT equipment designer and manufacturer, LocknCharge – PC Locs, has today announced a new partnership with Qantas Airways Limited that will see the Company deliver a fleet of customized galley carts to support the airline’s new in-flight entertainment and Apple iPad Q-Streaming service.

LocknCharge – PC Locs will supply Qantas with the necessary equipment to store, transport, sync and charge up to 5000 Apple iPad devices.

These will be deployed on the airline’s Boeing 767 fleet, which will operate on flight routes across Australia and between Australia and Honolulu, Hawaii.

Passengers will be able to stream over 200 hours of on demand entertainment wirelessly direct to the iPad provided to every customer in Business and Economy. James Symons, CEO of LocknCharge and PC Locs, said the partnership is the result of a six month collaboration between the company and Qantas to design and deliver a hi-tech sync and charge galley cart.

Each airplane will carry four of these carts providing 256 iPads for passengers to enjoy.

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