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Month: March 2018

Volvo Ocean Race: John Fisher

Everyone at Inmarsat is deeply saddened by the loss of John Fisher, a much-loved crew member of Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to John Fisher’s family and friends, and to his Scallywag team. Click here to read

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Military veterans take on ‘Dakar’ Challenge with a difference

22 March 2018: Nine military veterans aim to retrace the original Dakar Rally route through Morocco driving used cars worth no more than £350 each. The challenge has been set by Driven to Extremes, an organisation that supports former service

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Inmarsat honoured as sustainability champion

20 March 2018: Inmarsat has been honoured for its work in using information and communications technology (ICT) and satellite communications to advance global sustainable development. L-R: ITU Secretary General Houlin Zhao and Tolga Ors, UKSA IPP Project Manager, Inmarsat The

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Double win for Dongfeng Race Team

16 March 2018: A successful Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Auckland saw Dongfeng Race Team win both the NZ Herald In-Port Race and the Inmarsat Communication Award. A real variety of popular video content posted during the epic race from

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Inmarsat Government wins MSUA Mobility Innovation Award for third consecutive year

14 March 2018: Inmarsat Government (L-TAC) has won the “Top Government Mobility Satcom Innovation” category in the Mobile Satellite Users Association’s (MSUA) 2018 Mobility Innovation Awards for its L-band Tactical Satellite (LTAC) service. Last year, Inmarsat was recognised for its

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Transport and logistics sector to drive down carbon footprint with IoT

13 March 2018: The Internet of Things (IoT) will play a pivotal role in enabling the transport and logistics sector to reduce its carbon footprint and minimise any negative impact on the environment. According to independent research conducted by Vanson

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Adventurer aims to set Yangtze River world record

09 March 2018: A British adventurer aims to become the first person to walk the length of the Yangtze River. Ash Dykes estimates the solo trek of almost 4,000 miles (6,400km) from west to east China will take over a

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Volvo Ocean Race celebrates women sailors

08 March 2017: The Volvo Ocean Race celebrated 45 years of female sailors in the round-the-world challenge with a special event to mark International Women’s Day. Bianca Cook on board Turn the Tide on Plastic. James Blake/Volvo Ocean Race The

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SB-S wins prestigious 2018 Jane’s ATC Award

07 March 2018: Inmarsat has received a major international accolade for its next-generation SB-S flight deck connectivity solution at the 2018 Jane’s ATC Awards. Inmarsat Aviation’s Captain Mary McMillan, Vice President of Safety and Operational Services, and Michael Rack, Senior

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Inmarsat and ESA to modernise ATM over Europe

06 March 2018: Inmarsat has signed a major contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop satellite communication services that enable 4D trajectory air traffic management (ATM) in European airspace from 2020. The Iris programme supports the Single European

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