Arriva Scotland West are the latest company to add Wi-Fi to their buses with the introduction of a fleet of eleven low-emission luxury buses which operate the Glasgow Flyer shuttle service. The vehicles have been equipped with the Moovbox M100 mobile broadband gateway from Moovera and will give passengers access to the Internet at speeds of up to 1.4Mbps throughout the 15-20 minute journey. The service uses a cellular based backhaul of HSDPA from Vodafone.
"Providing a premium travel experience to our customers is high on Arriva's agenda. These eleven new high-specification, environmentally friendly vehicles launched on the Glasgow Flyer airport service will bring new levels of comfort and service to airport staff, visitors and the people of Glasgow. Using leading edge technology from Moovera, the free Wi-Fi access will help business people and other passengers stay in touch via the Internet while on the move, and make the most of their journey time to and from the airport."Ralph Roberts (director and general manager), Arriva Scotland West