New Rexhall AerBus and RexAir coaches to be pre-wired for satellite TV and
offer in-motion TracVision SlimLine system as a factory option
MIDDLETOWN, R.I., Jan. 25 -- New owners of AerBus
and RexAir coaches from Rexhall Industries, Inc., can now enjoy satellite TV
on their new vehicles thanks to the TracVision(R) R5 SL in-motion satellite TV
system from KVH Industries (Nasdaq: KVHI). KVH announced today that Rexhall
will be wiring all of its 2008 coaches for satellite TV, and will offer the
12" high TracVision R5 SL as its exclusive choice for this option.
"KVH's new TracVision SlimLine series offers tremendous advantages to us
as a coach builder and to our customers. We chose the TracVision R5 SL
specifically because it's an in-motion system that offers reliable
performance, easy installation, and the flexibility to connect our customers
to the TV they want while they're on the road," explains Bob Hughs, director
of sales and marketing at Rexhall, and one of the designers of the 2008
coaches. "It's great for families with kids, sports fans, and anyone who wants
a system that's easy to operate -- our customers can utilize multiple
satellite TV services, and access HD programming even while they're on the
Rexhall has been installing satellite TV systems from KVH on its coaches
for as long as they have offered satellite TV as an option. "Our affordable,
reliable, and easy-to-use TracVision SlimLine systems are the #1 choice for
satellite TV among leading RV manufacturers. We are very pleased to have our
12" TracVision systems selected for Rexhall's 2008 coaches, and we look
forward to continuing our long-standing relationship with this fine company,"
says Joe Hendershot, KVH's OEM account manager.
The TracVision R5 SL offers signal gain superior to competing antennas,
ensuring crystal-clear reception even in bad weather. Plus, switching among
programs on different satellites is as easy as changing the channel with the
remote control. This 12" high, in-motion satellite TV antenna system is also
HDTV-compatible and offers access to hundreds of channels of standard and
high-definition programming whether the vehicle is parked or cruising down the
About KVH Industries, Inc.
Middletown, RI-based KVH Industries, Inc., is a leading provider of
in-motion satellite TV and communication systems, having designed,
manufactured, and sold more than 150,000 mobile satellite antennas for
applications on boats, RVs, trucks, buses, and automobiles. Winner of the
prestigious General Motors Innovative Design Award, 2 CES Innovation Awards,
23 National Marine Electronics Association "Best Product" awards, the DAME
Award in the Marine Electronics category, and a finalist for the Automotive
News PACE Award, KVH's mission is to connect mobile customers with the same
digital television entertainment, communications, and Internet services that
they enjoy in their homes and offices.
This release may contain certain forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties. Forward-looking statements include, for example, the
functionality, characteristics, quality and performance of KVH's products and
technology; anticipated innovation and product development; and customer
preferences, requirements and expectations. The actual results could differ
materially. Factors that may cause such differences include, among others,
those discussed in KVH's most recent Form 10-Q filed with the SEC. KVH does
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new information or developments.
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