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Month: July 2017

Inmarsat and partner SSI-Monaco support world ocean environmental study

28 July 2017: Inmarsat is supporting a ground-breaking new scientific study which will examine the impact of climate change and other environmental factors on the world’s marine ecosystem. The 2017-20 Monaco Explorations circumnavigation campaign, which is backed by the Principality

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Airline passenger demand for Wi-Fi is now sky high

26 July 2017: Inflight broadband is changing the airline industry and revolutionising passengers’ expectations of the onboard experience. That is the conclusion of the third annual global Inflight Connectivity Survey, published today by Inmarsat in association with market research company

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Inmarsat SafetyNET II shortlisted for Lloyds List Global Award

25 July 2017: Inmarsat has been named as a finalist in the Lloyds List Global Awards 2017, the most influential awards in the maritime industry, for its SafetyNET II service. The China Merchants Port Holdings Innovation Award identifies innovative technology

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Industry-government partnership: affordable SATCOM capabilities for mission support

19 July 2017: In a byline for MilsatMagazine’s HPA Corner, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Inmarsat’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, U.S. Government Business Unit, discusses the importance of commercial satellite communications for a unified, strategic approach to an integrated

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New wideband satellite ‘blueprint’ requires industry collaboration

19 July 2017: In a contributed article for National DEFENSE, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Inmarsat Senior Vice President, Government Strategy and Policy U.S. Government Business Unit, outlines how the analysis of alternatives (AoA) for Defense Department wideband satellites can aid in the

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U.S. Government policies bring new era of ‘Space Superiority’

18 July 2017: In a recent issue of SpaceNews, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Inmarsat’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, U.S. Government Business Unit, highlights the latest government and industry developments leading to a more cohesive, strategically planned and executed

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Fleet One connects remote Pacific Northwest and Bering sea routes

13 July 2017: Inmarsat has partnered with satellite communications provider Network Innovations to install Fleet One across Dunlap Towing’s 12 vessel fleet. For maritime transport provider Dunlap, the Dutch Harbor and Pacific Coast routes in Alaskan waters have traditionally been

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Inmarsat gets behind Team Rubicon to assist with emergency response efforts

13 July 2017: Inmarsat is partnering with Team Rubicon UK, a military veteran-led disaster response NGO, to enhance its capabilities by providing satellite communications equipment and extra manpower in the form of volunteers. Team Rubicon was founded by two US

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IoT accelerates globalisation of food production and processing

6 July 2017: A new Internet of Things (IoT) research study from Inmarsat has found that agritech businesses are helping food producers meet increasingly stringent import requirements by monitoring production, food hygiene, and sustainability through the use of IoT. This

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Fleet Xpress honoured in Digital Technology Award win

4 July 2017: Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress service has secured one of the maritime industry’s leading honours, the prestigious Seatrade Award 2017 for Digital Technology, which recognises technical innovation.   Collected by Drew Brandy, Senior Vice President, Market Strategy, Inmarsat Maritime. Presented

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