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Month: September 2017

SITAONAIR activates Inmarsat GX Aviation on Singapore Airlines

25 September 2017: SITAONAIR has become the first Inmarsat Value Added Reseller to activate GX Aviation high-speed broadband on commercial aircraft in Asia. SITAONAIR’s complete nose-to-tail connectivity experience over GX Aviation, including its inflight Wi-Fi hub ONAIR, mobile voice and

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The evolving role of COMSATCOM for government users

21 September 2017: Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy for Inmarsat’s U.S. Government Business Unit and Member of the Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA), caught up with the organisation to discuss the growing and evolving role

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TSF hurricane team deployed to Mexico City

21 September 2017: A team from Inmarsat-sponsored Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) deployed to support hurricane relief efforts in the Caribbean has been transferred to Mexico following the latest earthquake to hit the country. Measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale, the

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Inmarsat and Rolls-Royce sign Ship Energy Management agreement

21 September 2017: Inmarsat and Rolls-Royce have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to have the option to make the Rolls-Royce Energy Management system available via Inmarsat Maritime’s Fleet Xpress high-speed broadband service, to reduce energy consumption and support environmental

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Inmarsat supports Walking with the Wounded at summit

21 September 2017: Inmarsat is proud to support Walking with the Wounded, the charity that helps vulnerable armed service veterans re-integrate into society through employment, on its latest expedition climbing Africa’s highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro. The five-strong team, which set

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How to ride the wave of digitalisation

19 September 2017: Inmarsat welcomed over 400 maritime industry delegates to three seminars looking at the impact digitalisation is having on the way shipping companies operate, stay secure, and protect their workforce. Innmarsat Digital Disruption Seminar held at its London

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Inmarsat wins IMC Excellence Award for maritime cyber security

19 September 2017: Inmarsat has received an accolade for its services and commitment to maritime cyber security at the IMC Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2017 – UK Chapter. The Maritime Security Services Provider Award was presented to Inmarsat at a

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Advanced SwiftBroadband-Safety capabilities in flight trial

19 September 2017:  Inmarsat will demonstrate its advanced new SwiftBroadband-Safety (SB-S) solution in a flight trial with FLYHT, a leader in real-time aircraft intelligence and cockpit communications. The evaluation will commence later this year using an experimental trial aircraft that

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Reconnecting Saint-Martin in the wake of Hurricane Irma

18 September 2017: More than one week after Category 5 Hurricane Irma hit the Caribbean, Inmarsat-sponsored Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF) continues to work with authorities to provide emergency telecoms on the island of Saint-Martin, one of the most heavily impacted

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Space-based and upper-atmosphere communications key to sustainable development

18 September 2017: The Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development’s Working Group on Technologies in Space and the Upper-Atmosphere, launched a report today, Identifying the Potential of New Communications Technologies for Sustainable Development. The Working Group, chaired by Inmarsat CEO Rupert

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