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Month: November 2017

Connectivity challenges threaten to derail logistics sector IoT ambitions

28 November 2017: Unreliable communication networks could mean logistics businesses are unable to capture full value from the Internet of Things (IoT), according to 100 global transport and logistics companies interviewed by Inmarsat for its ‘The Future of IoT in

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Ultramarathon runners support African wildlife rangers

24 November 2017: A team of runners taking part in a desert ultramarathon are relying on Inmarsat BGAN to deliver coverage of the event and help raise awareness of their cause. For Rangers is a group of individuals who test

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Inmarsat opens office at world-leading facility in Ålesund

22 November 2017: Inmarsat has opened a new office at the Norwegian Maritime Competence Center (NMCC) based in Ålesund, Norway, to continue to drive the digitalisation of the shipping industry. The opening of the facility in the heart of Norway’s

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Inmarsat joins ALTA as Affiliate Member

21 November 2017: Inmarsat has joined the Latin America and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) as an Affiliate Member. ALTA is a private, non-profit organisation that works with members to facilitate the development of safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly air

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Students complete Inmarsat Strategy Challenge

20 November 2017: Twenty five students have successfully completed the annual Inmarsat Strategy Challenge, which aims to bridge the experience gap for high performing STEM students, through tackling complex, real world problems that the space sector is supporting. The students

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Inmarsat SB-Safety enters service evaluation on United Airlines

16 November 2017: Inmarsat SB-Safety (SB-S) has entered service evaluation on the first United Airlines Boeing B767 aircraft. The important milestone was achieved as part of a technology evaluation of Inmarsat’s next generation SB-S flight deck communications platform, which has

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Expedition 5 duo take on Madagascar in island challenge

15 November 2017: Two former Royal Marines Commandos have set out on the next leg of a record attempt to trek across the five biggest islands in the world. Through Expedition 5, Louis Nethercott and Anthony Lambert aim to raise

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Emirates commits to Inmarsat’s GX Aviation inflight broadband for Boeing 777X fleet

15 November 2017: Inmarsat partner Thales has today confirmed that Emirates intends to install Inmarsat’s GX Aviation high-speed inflight broadband service on its Boeing 777X aircraft fleet. The new agreement is part of Emirates and Thales’ plans to develop state-of-the-art

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Inmarsat transforms seafarer safety with SafetyNET II launch

14 November 2017: Inmarsat has launched a vital new service, SafetyNET II, for Maritime Safety Information Providers (MSIPs), marking a key stage in upgrading the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS), which helps to save thousands of lives at

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Azerbaijan Airlines selects Inmarsat’s GX Aviation through Rockwell Collins

13 November 2017: Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) today announced its selection of Rockwell Collins’ CabinConnect™ wireless in-flight connectivity and entertainment solution using Inmarsat’s Global Xpress (GX) satellite network. The agreement for global high-speed in-flight broadband, a full suite of advanced avionics

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