American Airlines has deployed about 33,000 tablets corporately and the vast majority are Samsung Galaxy Tablets.
In one of the largest corporate tablet deployments, American Airlines owns 23,000 Samsung tablets, reports Business Insider. The other 10,000 currently in use are Apple iPads.
Lisa Canada, American Airlines Managing Director of Operations Technology, told Business Insider: “We’ve started rolling out the Samsung Galaxy Note tablets this year to our flight attendants, who use the device to access customer information like preferences and gate connections to better serve travelers.”
Canada adds: “Our aircraft maintenance technicians also use a Samsung device – the Galaxy Tab, giving them a modern tool to better troubleshoot and address any aircraft issues. We also offer Samsung Galaxy Tabs to our Business Class customers on certain routes for a premium inflight entertainment experience.”