Global Eagle launches live TV for commercial maritime market

(LOS ANGELES) — Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. has launched OceanPrime TV, the first live TV experience specifically designed for the commercial maritime market to enhance the quality of life for onboard crew.

OceanPrime TV offers the most coverage throughout global carrier routes, providing live access to sports, news and other channels. OceanPrime TV offers the live TV experience while at sea with fully encrypted technology on a compact antenna. It was created by Global Eagle to address crew retention and morale for ships spending many days or weeks at sea.

Seafarers will feel the comfort of home while at sea, with the addition of live 24-hour news, sports and current event channels. This new platform offers more coverage than any other provider in the commercial maritime market.

OceanPrime TV requires one-day installation performed by qualified resellers who provide 24/7 customer service and support in connection with Global Eagle. Content packages are offered at a monthly rate of $299 for the Silver Package including two channels or the Gold Package offering four channels at $499. Both package options require a 24-month contract and individual introductory offers with sign up before March 1.

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By Professional Mariner Staff