On-Waves Ehf, the leading maritime mobile services provider, announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Happy Cruises.

The agreement covers the M/V Ocean Pearl, the biggest ship of Happy Cruises with a passenger capacity of 1,070 which joined the fleet in the 2010 season. Ocean Pearl was originally M/V Song of Norway for Royal Caribbean Cruises and was very popular among cruise passengers in the Caribbean.

The recently-signed agreement may include additional vessels in the future.

On-Waves services will enable seamless voice, SMS, Wi-Fi and Data connectivity to guests and crew while the vessel is at sea.

 “We are very pleased to enhance passengers and crew satisfaction of the Ocean Pearl by offering our maritime GSM services, said Constantin Simeonidis, CEO for On Waves. “To have the trust of a well know company like Happy Cruises which operates in all Eastern and Western Mediterranean is a great endorsement of the reliability of our maritime GSM service and we are highly honored to participate into Happy Cruises commitment to bring the best of the mobile technology to their recurrent travelers.”

Miguel Mounir, Director Happy Cruises: said: “The reliability of On-Waves maritime GSM services has already been proven successful, and we are willing to offer a consistent level of high standards customer service on the Ocean Pearl, to demonstrate our commitment to quality”.