Administrator | 11 Nov 2016
PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero) speed up the WiFi connection in Terminal 3 of Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. That move as part of improving the service to passengers.
Through the addition of the speed of the WiFi connection, the Terminal 3 is one of the best passenger terminal with the world's fastest WiFi connection.
President Director of PT Angkasa Pura II (Persero), Muhammad Awaluddin said, this service improvement synergy with Telkom in bringing this high-speed WiFi connection. By cooperating with Telkom, Wifi connection at terminal 3 reaches 50 Mbps. Expected with a fast WiFi connection is that passengers are not bored when waiting for flights.
"Increased speed WiFi connection is also one of our first steps in developing aspects of information and communication technologies in airports AP II in the Airport program Go Digital," said Muhammad Awaluddin, Friday (10/07/2016).
As an illustration, Don Mueang International Airport is considered as the airport with the world's fastest WiFi connection had an average download speed of 44.22 Mbps and 42.28 Mbps upload.
Assessment of the WiFi connection in Don Mueang is the result of a survey released in December 2015 by Rotten WiFi, start up the device provider for travelers to evaluate the speed and stability of the WiFi connection in public places such as airports, hotels, restaurants, and so on.
Meanwhile business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi access to conduct online meetings or conference calls via Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) seamlessly to keep in touch with business partners when traveling middle.
For information, with a bandwidth of 50 Mbps Terminal 3 for domestic flights currently operate 100 access point to an area where future international flights will also be operated 100 access point.
Currently, 13 airports under Angkasa Pura II operate as many as 464 access point that the future will be increased to a total of 1,000 access points.
"At this speed WiFi connection at all airports AP II average of 20 Mbps, which in the future will also be increased to 50 Mbps, which is in the near future is Kualanamu International Airport," added Awaludin.
To gain access to this high-speed WiFi service passengers at Terminal 3 can enter the cell phone number in order to connect each session connection for free for 15 minutes.
Meanwhile, for those who need a longer connection can choose a paid connection with a tariff of Rp 5,000, - for 1 hour, and Rp 20,000, - for six hours, and Rp 50,000, - for 24 hours.
WiFi service is rated one of the main requirements for air passengers when they are at the airport. In line with this, Skytrax also assess the WiFi service from three aspects, ease of access, duration free of charge, and the connection speed, in determining the rating of an airport.LINK