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Month: February 2019

IoT solution delivers real-time tailings dam monitoring

28 February 2019: Inmarsat is joining forces with Knight Piésold UK to deliver highly accurate tailings dam monitoring, analysis and real-time management capabilities for the mining industry. The collaboration will combine Inmarsat’s satellite-enabled IoT (Internet of Things) solution with the

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Inmarsat and Microsoft to deliver cloud services via satellite

25 February 2019: A collaboration agreement between Inmarsat and Microsoft will enable Inmarsat’s customers to transfer data collected through their Industrial Internet of Things solutions to the Microsoft Azure IoT platform. Under the agreement, Microsoft Azure customers will also be

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Fleet Xpress powers new adventure cruise ship

21 February 2019: Inmarsat is providing connectivity through Fleet Xpress for Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic’s new adventure cruise ship, National Geographic Venture. The expedition ship, designed to explore the coastal waters, shallow coves and fast-moving channels where wildlife congregates, completed its

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Inmarsat launches innovation programme to explore commercial UAV market

20 February 2019: Inmarsat has launched a grassroots innovation programme to explore the role of satellite communication in the commercial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market. Joined by ‘Pop-up Lab’ partners Cobham and Starburst, Inmarsat will team up with seven UAV

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Inmarsat supports maritime, ports and logistics start-ups

14 February 2019: Inmarsat has joined forces with two leading start-up programmes, Rainmaking Trade and Transport Impact (T&TI) and Bluetech Accelerator, to support news businesses focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data innovation in the maritime, ports

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Inmarsat wins Inflight Middle East Award for second consecutive year

13 February 2019: Inmarsat has been named winner of Inflight Middle East’s Connectivity Enablement Award for the second consecutive year. The prestigious accolade was announced in Dubai yesterday, after an independent panel of industry experts voted for Inmarsat’s GX Aviation

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GX Aviation goes live for the first time in Africa with Air Senegal

11 February 2019: Air Senegal has become the first airline on the African continent to activate Inmarsat’s GX Aviation inflight passenger connectivity service onboard its new-generation A330neo fleet. The airline has appointed Inmarsat partner SITAONAIR as the inflight connectivity (IFC) service

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Debunking myths about commercial SATCOM for government customers

05 February 2019: In a new contributed article for SpaceNews, Inmarsat Government’s Senior Vice President of Government Strategy and Policy, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, discusses how, with the introduction of cost-effective wideband commercial communication satellites, the industry is rapidly transforming the technical

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