Aircraft Hardware enables in-flight connectivity, entertainment.

Press Release Summary:

Summit in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) equipment can be added to enhance existing in-flight entertainment systems or combined to create unique IFEC solution. Specific hardware elements include Cabin ACe™ Wireless Access Point (WAP), Cabin Pinnacle™ general-purpose airborne server, Cabin Peak™ pico cell, and Cabin Vista™ attendant display.

Original Press Release:

Telefonix to Unveil Highly Anticipated Summit IFEC Product Line at 2015 Aircraft Interiors Expo

WAUKEGAN, Ill. -- Telefonix, Inc.®, an AS9100 and ISO 14000-certified technology design and manufacturing company, will unveil the full extent of its Summit line of in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) equipment at the 2015 Aircraft Interiors Expo, April 14-16, 2015 at the Hamburg Messe in Germany.

The Telefonix Summit line is comprised of state-of-the-art system components designed to enable unique and innovative in-flight connectivity and entertainment solutions. The Summit hardware elements: Cabin ACe(TM) Wireless Access Point (WAP), Cabin Pinnacle(TM) general purpose airborne server, Cabin Peak(TM) pico cell, and Cabin Vista(TM) attendant display can be added to enhance existing in-flight entertainment systems or combined to create a unique IFEC solution.

"There are a number of building blocks required for any IFEC solution in the aerospace market. The Telefonix Summit product line can reduce time-to-market and overall cost for system developers, integrators and airline operator alike," said Jim Costello, Chief Technology Officer at Telefonix, Inc.

The Summit product line is the latest innovative solution developed for in-flight entertainment connectivity market that has been brought to fruition under the Telefonix and Product Development Technologies (PDT) partnership. Since joining forces, the companies have worked with customers to create passenger control units, media loading devices, and more.

Telefonix will unveil the Summit product line in Booth #3C38 in Hall B3 at the 2015 Aircraft interiors Expo. To schedule a meeting with the team, please contact Kristi Phelps at

About Telefonix, Inc.

Telefonix, Inc. is a design, manufacturing and management company with over 25 years of experience in highly regulated industries. Telefonix was founded on the strength of its retractable cord reel technology, but with over 60 patents issued to date, Telefonix has become a leader in technology development and execution for complex mechanical and electrical assemblies. By understanding the relationship between design and lifecycle management, Telefonix excels at delivering products today that can be supported and upgraded tomorrow. Telefonix is headquartered in Waukegan, Ill. and is an AS9100, ISO 9000, and ISO 14000-certified manufacturer. For more information on how Telefonix can benefit your business, please visit

About Product Development Technologies (PDT)

Product Development Technologies (PDT) is a global, full-service product design and development firm specializing in the consumer, life sciences, aerospace and defense industries. With 120 employees worldwide, PDT team members offer a wide range of expertise in product development disciplines including, strategy, scouting, design research, industrial design, user experience and software development, sourcing, and mechanical and electrical engineering. PDT's innovative product designs have been recognized with countless awards from BusinessWeek, Fast Company, Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). For more information on PDT's products and services, please visit


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