ArconicsTuesday, 15 November 2016
ByrneWallace advised leading Irish aviation software provider Arconics on its sale to US satellite broadband group ViaSat.
Arconics, which was set up in 2010, specialises in aircraft mobile applications for pilots, cabin crew and passengers and customers range from Ryanair to Cathay Pacific. This deal builds on Arconics’s existing partnership with ViaSat, mainly in the provision of wireless in-flight entertainment that relies on wifi on airlines. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The ByrneWallace team who advised on this transaction was led by corporate partner Darren Daly who is head of the firm's Technology Group and supported by Brendan Gavin, Senior Associate.