Satcom Direct marks decade as Inmarsat partner for SwiftBroadband

22 February 2018: Inmarsat business aviation partner Satcom Direct (SD) is celebrating 10 years of partnership with Inmarsat as a provider of our SwiftBroadband service. L to R – Rupert Pearce CEO, Inmarsat and David Greenhill, President, Satcom Direct The

Charity challenge aims to educate children affected by war

22 February 2018: A former soldier turned entrepreneur aims to raise £100,000 to educate children growing up in conflict zones by running races in their countries. Jordan Wylie has chosen Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan for his Running Dangerously project –

Solving the MILSATCOM vs COMSATCOM culture war

19 February 2018: In the February issue of MilSatMagazine, Inmarsat Government’s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, discusses the benefits of an integrated satellite communication (SATCOM) architecture to provide resilient communication capabilities to support critical operational

Inmarsat and Intellian embark on next-generation FleetBroadband development

14 February 2018: Inmarsat and Intellian have signed an outline agreement that will support major enhancements to our FleetBroadband service for the next decade and beyond.      L-R: Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime and Eric Sung, President & CEO,

Hijackings highlight piracy dangers for shipping operators

08 February 2018: Inmarsat helped trace two oil tankers hijacked by pirates off the coast of West Africa. UK-based operator Union Maritime’s vessel MT Barrett and the Marine Express, owned by Japanese company Ocean Transit Carrier SA, were attacked within

IoT to play leading role in protecting agricultural workers

07 February 2018: The farm of the future will leverage Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to create safer working environments and drive down risks to the workforce, according to an independent study commissioned by Inmarsat. Market research specialist Vanson Bourne

Network completed: EAN ready to take off!

05 February 2018: Inmarsat and Deutsche Telekom, together with their technology partner Nokia, have completed the key technological step in the development of the European Aviation Network (EAN), the world’s first integrated S-band satellite and complementary LTE-based terrestrial network built for Europe.

Eurowings becomes world’s first low-cost airline to offer GX Aviation

01 February 2018: Passengers on Eurowings short and medium haul fleets will have access to high-speed inflight broadband when it becomes the world’s first low-cost airline to bring Inmarsat’s state-of-the-art GX Aviation solution into commercial service. Accessible via the airline’s

Campbell Shipping migrates to Inmarsat Fleet Xpress

Inmarsat has reached an agreement with Campbell Shipping to migrate its fleet of 13 dry bulk carriers to Fleet Xpress. The commitment by the ship management company headquartered in Nassau, The Bahamas, will involve a migration and upgrade from Inmarsat’s

Marlink introduces prepaid cards for voice calls on Fleet Xpress

01 February 2018: Inmarsat Fleet Xpress Value Added Reseller (VAR) Marlink has launched a prepaid voice card calling facility, giving seafarers a low-cost and easy-to-manage way to call family and friends ashore. The prepaid offering – the first to be